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    Looking for a specific Namibian Law or Regulation?
    Use the search box above to search through more than 10314
    annoted laws and regulations.

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    This website contains all Namibian Laws and Regulations in force as well as all gazettes. All documents are presented in PDF format and where available also as Microsoft Word Documents. 

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    Annotated Laws & Regulations

    Regulations can be found by opening the page of an act. If regulations refer to this act, then they will be listed on that page below the act.

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    The following gazettes are available:

    • Namibia Government Gazettes;
    • SWA Official Gazettes;
    • SA Government Gazettes;
    • British Admiralty Acts;
    • Netherlands.