Zambia Constitution 1991, as amended 1996

Published: 28/May/1996

Constitution 1991 as amended by Act No. 18 of 1996. Part II provides for citizenship.

Act No.18 of 1996 amended Article 34, on qualifications to be a candidate for election as President, to require that “both his parents are Zambians by birth or descent”.

Download: Zambia Constitution 1991-amended 1996

Substantially repealed and replaced by Constitution of Zambia Amendment Act 2016.


Themes: Acquisition of nationality, Acquisition by children, Naturalisation and Marriage
Regions: Southern Africa, Zambia
Year: 1996