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  1. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Special Economic Zones Regulations, 2012 (G.N. No. 359 of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-11-23 | TZA-2012-R-109630

  2. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Zanzibar Investment Promotion and Protection Act, 2004 (No. 11 of 2004).

    Adoption: 2004-11-24 | TZA-2004-L-82421

    Part I - Preliminary Provisions
    Part II - The Zanzibar Investment Promotion Authority
    Part III - Treatment of Investors
    Part IV - Issuance of Certificates to Approved Enterprises and Approved Domestic Enterprises
    Part V - Benefits and Incentives for Holders of Certificates
    Part VI - Benefits and Guarantees for All Investors
    Part VII - Declaration of Freeport and Free Economic Zones
    Part VIII - Miscellaneous

  3. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Export Processing Zone Act, 2002 (No. 11). - Act No. 11 of 2002

    Adoption: 2002-04-17 | TZA-2002-L-64746

    Provides for establishment of management of export processing zones. Divided into 8 parts. Part 1 contains preliminary provisions. Part 2 regulates declaration of export processing zones. Part 3 deals with licensing; Part 4 with development and management of export processing zones. Part 5 provides for investment incentives. Part 6 regulates application of other laws in export processing zones. Section 22 establishes that existing labour laws applicable in the United Republic of Tanzania shall apply mutatis mutandis in export processing zone. Part 7 deals with acquisition, compensation and dispute settlement, and Part 8 provides for offences.

  4. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Contractors Registration By-Laws, 1999 (G.N. No. 340).

    Adoption: 1999-09-28 | TZA-1999-R-55985

    Sets forth the requirements for the registration of companies in terms of staff requirements, plant and equipment, the provision of safety gear, finances, and experience.

  5. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Written Laws (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act, 1997 (No. 2 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-10-13 | TZA-1997-L-63388

    Amends Section 2 of Zanzibar Free Economic Zones Act 1992 to provide for new definition of word "investor". Also makes miscellaneous amendments to Zanzibar Free Economic Zones Authority Act 1992.

  6. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Promotion of Tourism Act, 1996 (No. 9 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1997-04-16 | TZA-1997-L-49113

    Provides for the promotion of tourism and repeals the Tourism Act, 1991.

  7. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Privatisation Trust Act, 1997 (No. 7 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-02-03 | TZA-1997-L-47355

    Establishes a Privatisation Trust with the function of administering the sale of shares of privatized enterprises.

  8. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Free Economic Zones Regulations, 1994.

    Adoption: 1994-08-31 | TZA-1994-R-48563

  9. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Zanzibar Free Economic Zones Act, 1992 (No. 16 of 1992).

    Adoption: 1993-03-10 | TZA-1993-L-48564

  10. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Zanzibar Free Economic Zones Authority Act, 1992 (No. 17 of 1992).

    Adoption: 1993-02-11 | TZA-1993-L-49120

  11. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    National Investment (Promotion and Protection) (Amendment) Act, 1992 (No. 10 of 1992)

    Adoption: 1992-05-12 | TZA-1992-L-31501

    This Act amends the National Investment (Promotion and Protection) Act 1990 by inserting two new sections 6A and 6B concerning the establishment of an Investment Council and a National Investment Advisory Council, by providing for exemption from import duties, sales taxes, and by adding new sections 24A, 24B, 24C and 24D relating to duty of commissioner, certificate of approval to be conclusive evidence, commissioner of customs to verify compliance with list of goods and approval by Minister of Finance.

  12. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Ngara District Council (National Building Projects) By-laws, 1991 (Government Notice No. 321 of 1991).

    Adoption: 1991-05-20 | TZA-1991-M-44514

    Requires residents to participate in nation building projects which have been initiated by the Council or the Village Council.

  13. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Nzega District Council (Self Help Community Development) By-laws 1991 (Government Notice No. 489 of 1991).

    Adoption: 1990-12-20 | Date of entry into force: 1991-07-01 | TZA-1990-M-44515

    Allows Nzega District Council to require any resident in the District to participate in Self-Help and Community Development work.

  14. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    National Investment (Promotion and Protection) Act, 1990. No. 10.

    Adoption: 1990-06-19 | TZA-1990-L-20309

    This Act establishes the Investment Promotion Centre, defining its powers and functions in relation to the promotion, co-ordination, regulation and monitoring of foreign and domestic investment and specifying investment priorities and activities reserved for local investors. Repeals the Foreign Investment Protection Act, 1963.

  15. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Mbulu District Council (Development Levy) By-Laws, 1990 (Government Notice No. 253 of 1990).

    Adoption: 1990-03-20 | Date of entry into force: 1990-01-01 | TZA-1990-M-44531

    Imposes a "development levy" on residents.

  16. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Mwanga District Council (Self Help and Community Development) By-laws 1989 (Government Notice No. 246 of 1990).

    Adoption: 1989-09-27 | Date of entry into force: 1989-07-01 | TZA-1989-M-44517

  17. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Constitution

    Zanzibar Constitution (Amendment) Act, 1989 (No. 3 of 1989).

    Adoption: 1989-07-31 | TZA-1989-C-49110

    Provides for a Planning Commission which shall implement economic development.

  18. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Zanzibar Trading Act, 1989 (No. 4 of 1989).

    Adoption: 1989-07-31 | TZA-1989-L-49111

  19. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Rombo District Council (Self Help and Community Development) By-laws, 1988 (Government Notice No. 40 of 1989).

    Adoption: 1989-01-09 | Date of entry into force: 1988-01-01 | TZA-1989-M-44518

  20. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Mafia District Council (Nation Building) By-laws 1987 (Government Notice No. 32 of 1989).

    Adoption: 1989-01-09 | TZA-1989-M-44519

    Requires residents to participate in nation building projects.

  21. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Biharamulo District Council (Nation Building Schemes) By-laws 1988 (Government Notice No. 905 of 1988).

    Adoption: 1988-10-21 | TZA-1988-M-44520

    Requires residents to participate in nation building projects.

  22. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Implementation of the National Programme for Food Self-Sufficiency Act, 1988 (No. 3 of 1988).

    Adoption: 1988-08-15 | TZA-1988-L-49118

    Inter alia, provides for the registration of all able-bodied persons for the implementation of the Programme.

  23. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Tabora District Council (Cultivation of Agricultural Land) By-Laws, 1988 (Government Notice No. 289 of 1988).

    Adoption: 1988-08-11 | TZA-1988-M-44525

    Requires residents to cultivate specified area of land for cash crop, root crop, and food crop.

  24. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Newala District Council (Planting and Maintaining Trees, Prevention of erosion and conservation of water, trees and forests) By-Laws, 1987 (Government Notice No. 53 of 1988).

    Adoption: 1988-01-21 | Date of entry into force: 1987-07-01 | TZA-1988-M-44530

    Requires residents to plant and maintain specified amounts of trees.

  25. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Rungwe District Council (Cultivation of Agricultural Land) By-Laws 1987 (Government Notice No. 676 of 1987).

    Adoption: 1987-07-26 | TZA-1987-M-44528

    Requires residents to cultivate specified area of land for crops.

  26. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Kondoa District Council (Cultivation Agricultural Land) By-Laws, 1984 (Government Notice No. 700 of 1987).

    Adoption: 1987-01-12 | Date of entry into force: 1987-07-01 | TZA-1987-M-44527

    Requires residents to cultivate specified area of land for crops.

  27. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Same District Council (Cultivation of Agricultural Land) By-Laws, 1985 (Government Notice No. 210 of 1987).

    Adoption: 1986-09-26 | TZA-1986-M-44529

    Requires residents to cultivate specified area of land for crops.

  28. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Sengerema District Council (Cultivation of Agricultural Land) By-Laws, 1985 (Government Notice No. 886 of 1987).

    Adoption: 1986-08-21 | TZA-1986-M-44526

    Requires residents to cultivate specified area of land for crops.

  29. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Investments Protection Act 1986 (No. 2 of 1986).

    Adoption: 1986-01-22 | TZA-1986-L-49106

    Comprehensive legislation governing investment. Annex includes Guidelines for private investors and private Zanizibaris intending to invest in Zanzibar.

  30. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Trades Licensing (Amendment) Decree, 1971 (Presidential Decree No. 3 of 1971).

    Adoption: 1971-05-07 | TZA-1971-R-49117

  31. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Ward Development Committees Act, 1969 (No. 6 of 1969).

    Adoption: 1969-02-07 | TZA-1969-L-59625

    Makes provision for establishment, function, and powers of Ward Development Committees. Provides that every Committe shall have the power to make an order requiring all adult citizens of Tanzania resident within the area constituting the ward for which the Committee is established to participate in the implementation of any development scheme and to require persons who are liable to so participate and who fail to participate without reasonable excuse , to make such contribution either by payment of a certain sum of money or by delivery of goods and other property.

  32. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Local Government Ordinance (Amendment) (No. 3) Act, 1962.

    Adoption: 1962-10-05 | TZA-1962-R-48551

    Amends provisions of the Local Government Ordinance regarding requirements to cultivate agricultural land.

  33. United Republic of Tanzania - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Penal Code (Amendment) (No. 3) Act 1962 (No. 61 of 1962).

    Adoption: 1962-10-04 | TZA-1962-L-48543

    Provides for punishment for persons who obstruct regional "self-help" schemes.


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