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Provincial and District Boundaries Act, 1965 (Chapter 286)

This is the latest version of this legislation commenced on 31 Dec 1996.


Provincial and District Boundaries Act, 1965

Chapter 286

  • Commenced on 24 October 1964

  • [This is the version of this document at 31 December 1996.]

[8 of 1965]An Act to make provision for the division of the Republic into Provinces and Districts; and to provide for the boundaries of such Provinces and Districts and the names by which they shall be known.

1. Short title

This Act may be cited as the Provincial and District Boundaries Act.

2. Division of Zambia into Provinces and Districts

The President may, by statutory order, divide Zambia into such Provinces and divide the Provinces into such Districts, as may be convenient for the purposes of administration, describing the boundaries thereof and assigning names thereto.