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  1. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Zanzibar's Labour Relations (Mediation and Arbitration) Regulations of 2011 (L.N. No. 107 of 2011).

    Adoption: 2011 | TZA-2011-R-96766

    DO NOT HAVE COPY OF THE REGULATIONS (MGK 4/9/2014)

  2. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    The Labour Institutions (Mediation and Arbitration) Rules 2007 (GN No. 64 of 2007).

    Adoption: 2007-03-09 | TZA-2007-M-76279

    Part I - Preliminary Provisions
    Part II - Service and Filing of Documents
    Part III - Mediation
    Part IV - Combined Mediation and Arbitration Proceedings
    Part V - Arbitration
    Part VI - Rules that Apply to Mediation, Arbitration and Combined Proceedings
    Part VII - Applications
    Part VIII - Miscellaneous Provisions

  3. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    The Labour Institutions Act (Code of Conduct for Mediators and Arbitrators) Rules, 2007 (GN No. 66 of 2007).

    Adoption: 2007-03-09 | TZA-2007-M-76281

    Sets out the code of conduct for arbitrators, including with respect to conflict of interests, disclosure, conduct of hearings, confidentiality, jurisdiction, mediation, fees and expenses and violation of the Rules.

  4. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    The Labour Institutions (Mediation and Arbitration Guidelines) Rules, 2007 (GN No. 67 of 2007).

    Adoption: 2007-03-09 | TZA-2007-M-76282

    Part I - Preliminary Provisions
    Part II - Mediation
    Part III - Arbitration
    Part IV - Mediation During Arbitration and a Combined Mediation Arbitration Process

  5. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Labour Relations Act 2005 (Act No. 1 of 2005). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2005-01-23 | Date of entry into force: 2005-03-05 | TZA-2005-L-75284

    Provides for the regulation of labour relations and dispute resolution between employers and workers.
    Part I: Preliminary provisions;
    Part II: Fundamental rights;
    Part III: Registration;
    Part IV: Constitution and governance;
    Part V: Property, funds and accounts;
    Part VI: Organizational rights;
    Part VII: Collective bargaining and collective agreements;
    Part VIII: Labour disputes;
    Part IX: Dispute prevention and resolution;
    Part X: The Zanzibar Industrial Court; and
    Part XI: Miscellaneous.
    Repeals the Trade Unions Act (No. 4 of 2001) and the Industrial Court Act (No. 2 of 1994).

  6. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Employment and Labour Relations Act, 2004 (No. 6 of 2004) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2004-06-04 | TZA-2004-L-68319

    Part I: Preliminary provisions
    Part II: Fundamental rights and protections (freedom of association, prohibition of child labour, forced labour, and discrimination)
    Part III: Employment standards (contracts, working time, wages, leave, termination)
    Part IV: Trade unions, employer associations and federations
    Part V: Organization rights
    Part VI: Collective bargaining
    Part VII: Strikes and lockouts
    Part VIII: Dispute resolution (mediation, arbitration, adjudication)
    Part IX: General provisions
    Schedules

    Repeals the following Acts:
    - Employment Ordinance (Cap. 366)
    - Regulation of Wages and Terms of Employment Ordinance (Cap 300)
    - Wages and Salaries (General Revision) Act, 1974 (Act No. 22 of 1974)
    - Trade Union Act, 1998 (Act No. 10 of 1998)
    - Security of Employment Act (Cap. 574)
    - Severance Allowances Act (Cap. 487)
    - Industrial Court of Tanzania Act, 1967 (Act No. 41 of 1967)

  7. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Labour Institutions Act (No. 7 of 2004) - Act No. 7 of 2004

    Adoption: 2004-06-04 | TZA-2004-L-68356

    Provides for the establishment of the Labour, Economic and Social Council, the Commission for Mediation and Arbitration, the Essential Services Committee, wage boards, labour administration and inspection, and the Labour Court.

  8. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Non-Governmental Organizations Act, 2002 (No. 24 of 2002). - Act No. 24 of 2002

    Adoption: 2002-12-14 | TZA-2002-L-64437

    Provides for registration of non-governmental organisations so as to coordinate and regulate their activities. Divided into 7 parts. Part 1 contains preliminary provisions. Part 2 provides for administration and coordination of non-governmental organisations. Parts 3 and 4 regulate procedure for registration of non-governmental organisations. Part 5 deals with accountability and self-regulation of non-governmental organisations. Part 6 provides for offences and penalties. Part 7 contains miscellaneous provisions.

  9. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Written Laws (Miscellaneous Amendments) (No. 3) Act, 2002 (No. 25 of 2002). - Act No. 25 of 2002

    Adoption: 2002-11-14 | TZA-2002-L-64745

    Makes miscellaneous amendments to a number of acts, including Trade Unions Act 1998, National Health Insurance Fund Act 1999, Elections Act 1995, Penal Code, and Public Service Act 2002.

  10. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Trade Unions Act, 2001 (No. 4 of 2001).

    Adoption: 2001-04-27 | TZA-2001-L-63385

    Provides for registration and regulation of trade unions. Divided into 10 parts. Part 1 contains preliminary provisions. Part 2 regulates appointment of registrar and other officials. Part 3 provides for fundamental rights of employees and employers, including freedom of association. Part 4 regulates registration of trade unions and employers' organizations. Part 5 provides for constitution of trade unions, as well as for trade union federation and amalgamation. Part 6 deals with property, funds and accounts of trade unions. Part 7 makes provision for trade union rights, including right to collective bargaining. Part 8 deals with picketing and intimidation and other matters relating to disputes; Part 9 deals with offences and penalties. Part 10 contains miscellaneous provisions.

  11. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Written Laws (Miscellaneous Amendments) (No. 2) Act, 1999.

    Adoption: 1999-11-08 | TZA-1999-L-55963

    Amends, inter alia, the Industrial Court of Tanzania Act of 1967 by providing that in case of certain voluntary agreements, the Labour Commissioner shall submit the voluntary agreement to the Treasury Registrar, who shall within 45 days from its reception decide on the approval of the agreement.

  12. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial Court of Tanzania Rules, 1995 (G.N. No. 330).

    Adoption: 1995-03-31 | Date of entry into force: 1995-07-01 | TZA-1995-R-42597

    Sets forth procedures for settling labour disputes. Trade disputes may be reported to the District Labour Office, which may attempt to negotiate a settlement. Strikes shall be voted on and written notice of such a vote shall be given to the Labour Officer and the employer (s. 8).

  13. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial Court of Tanzania (Prescribed Forms) Regulation, 1995 (G.N. No. 289).

    Adoption: 1995-03-31 | Date of entry into force: 1995-07-01 | TZA-1995-R-42598

    Provides forms for certifying employment and reporting labour disputes.

  14. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Zanzibar Industrial Court Act, 1994 (No. 2 of 1994).

    Adoption: 1994-03-22 | TZA-1994-L-48562

    Establishes the Zanzibar Industrial Court, governs matters related to arbitration, strikes, and lockouts, and repeals the Trade Disputes (Arbitration and Settlement) Decree (Cap. 171).

  15. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Industrial Court of Tanzania (Amendment) Act, 1993 (No. 2 of 1993)

    Adoption: 1993-02-18 | TZA-1993-L-33815

    Amendments in respect of procedure for settlement of labour disputes, including reports on and inquiries concerning disputes, and the regulation of strikes and lock-outs.

  16. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Jumuiya ya Wafanyakazi wa Tanzania (Amendment) Act, 1992 (No. 4 of 1992).

    Adoption: 1992-05-15 | TZA-1992-L-49116

    The JUWATA shall henceforth be the "Muungano wa Vyama vya Wafanyakazi Tanzania" or "Organisation of Tanzania Trade Union" (OTTU). The Registrar may cancel the registration of OTTU if he finds that its activities are no longer in the public interest (s. 6).

  17. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Penal Reform (Miscellaneous Penalties Amendment) (No. 13 of 1991).

    Adoption: 1991 | TZA-1991-L-59631

    Amends Sections 27 and 30 of the Societies Ordinance 1954 with regard to amount of fine payable.

  18. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Jumuiya ya Wafanyakazi wa Tanzania [JUWATA] Act, 1982 (No. 1 of 1982).

    Adoption: 1982-03-09 | Date of entry into force: 1978-02-05 | TZA-1982-L-48550

    Establishes the JUWATA as the sole representative of all employees in Zanzibar.

  19. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Presidential Circular No. 1 of 1970: the establishment of workers' councils, executive boards and boards of directors [the new institutions are distinct from the workers' committees established by Act No. 62 of 10 Dec. 1964/2]. SHC/C: 180/1/102.

    Adoption: 1970-02-10 | TZA-1970-L-17574

  20. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Trade Disputes (Settlement) Act 1962 (No. 43 of 1962).

    Adoption: 1962-07-18 | TZA-1962-L-48544

    Provides for the procedure for the settlement of trade disputes, including strikes and lock-outs. Also sets forth provisions governing the constitution of tribunals.

  21. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Trade Disputes (Arbitration and Settlement) (No. 21 of 1954).

    Adoption: 1955-10-01 | TZA-1955-L-48547

    Provides for the establishment of Arbitration Tribunals, and the settlement of disputes, including disputes involving essential services.

  22. Tanzania, United Republic of - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Societies Ordinance (No. 11 of 1954).

    Adoption: 1954-06-01 | TZA-1954-R-59630

    Governs registration of societies. Sections 8 and 9 set forth grounds for refusal of registration, and Section 13 provides for appeals against such decisions. Sections 15-18 regulate information to be provided for registration. Sections 25 and 26 make provision for power to enter and search meeting places, and to make arrests and seizures, if there is reasonable suspicion any place is or is about to be used as a place of meeting of an unlawful society.


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