Ethiopia Civil Code, Proclamation 165 of 1960

Published: 5/May/1960

Contains provisions on civil status, including birth registration.

Proclamation No. 213/2000 of 2000 on the Revised Family Code states that the provisions of the Civil Code on persons (Book One, Articles 198-338) and on family and successions (Book Two, Articles 550-825) are no longer applicable.

Proclamation No.760-2012 on Registration of vital events and national identity card repeals the provisions of the 1960 Civil Code from Article 47 to Article 153.

Download: Ethiopia Civil Code 1960 (! 23MB file)

Themes: Birth Registration
Regions: Ethiopia
Year: 1960