Citizenship of Zimbabwe Amendment Act, No.12 of 2003

Published: 5/Mar/2003

Amends the Citizenship of Zimbabwe Act [Chapter 4:01] so as to provide for the exemption from renunciation of foreign citizenship requirement provided in section 9 of the Act.

Also amends section 20 of the act to state that the Registrar-General can assert on the basis of the text of a foreign law that a person is a citizen of that country, unless it is shown to the contrary.

Entry into force 5 March 2004.

Download the act (scanned): Zimbabwe Citizenship Amendment Act 2003

Download the bill as enacted (‘clean’ PDF): Citizenship of Zimbabwe Amendment Bill, 2003


Themes: Dual Nationality, Loss and Deprivation of Nationality
Regions: Zimbabwe
Year: 2003