National Land Policy 2016

A draft National Land Policy 2016 has been circulated for consultation with stakeholders. This is a revision of the National Land Policy 1995. Items of note include that the Government shall ensure that : Private sector encouraged to mobilise resources to develop land through PPPs (para 7.2.4). Mining projects shall compensate any affected land surface rights which … Read more

Government Guarantees of PPPs – draft Bill

The Written Laws (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill (October 2016) has, amongst other things, draft amendments to the Government, Loans, Guarantees and Grants Act to empower the Minister responsible for Finance to manage guarantees issued to Public Private Partnership Projects in accordance with the Public Private Partnership Act 2010. However, the current drafting does not expressly enable guarantees of public … Read more

Latest News

SIM card registration (Tanzania 2020)
It is mandatory for users and owners of SIM cards in Tanzania to register by 30 June 2020 biometrically with their respective mobile network operators or...

Plant Health and Pesticides Bill – Tanzania 2020
A Plant Health Bill has been passed in Parliament in May 2020. It is in the process to be formally enacted. It is intended...

Bail in Tanzania – Section 148(5) Criminal Procedure Act
We understand that the High Court of Tanzania ruled on 18 May 2020 that Section 148(5) Criminal Procedure Act (which denies bail to accused...