The Immigration and Deportation Bill 2010

Parliamentary Period: 
Fourth Session of the Tenth Assembly


An Act to consolidate the law relating to immigration; provide for the appointment of a Director of Immigration
and other immigration officers and provide for their powers and functions; promote a human rights based
approach and culture in respect of immigration controls; regulate the entry, exit and remaining within Zambia of
immigrants and visitors; provide for prohibited immigrants and other specified persons and deportation
from Zambia; provide for, and regulate, immigration consultants; create an environment of cooperation with
other public institutions and promote an integration of functions and harmonisation of operations among public
institutions controlling borders and activities at ports of entry; repeal and replace the Immigration and Deportation Act, 1965; and provide for matters connected with, or incidental to, the foregoing.

ENACTED by the Parliament of Zambia

Bill Stage: 
First Reading
Second Reading
Committee Stage
Third Reading