Find details on government authorities in Zambia here. Zambia is divided into ten provinces, each administered by an appointed deputy minister. Within these provinces, there are 72 local authorities or councils.
There are many authorities mandated by acts of parliament which are listed here like the Zambia Revenue Authority, Judicial Complaints Authority, and Police Public Complaints Authority, Zambia Information Communication and Technology Authority and many others. The government authorities have been given power by the state to enforce regulations on behalf of the government.
Local government authorities are called councils and there are currently 103 councils in Zambia, four city councils, 15 municipal councils and 84 district councils.
Government agencies in Zambia are statutory bodies. Below is a shortlist of some of them