Legislation Commons

African legislation in HTML, PDF and Akoma Ntoso XML. Creative commons licensed.

Laws.Africa curates the Legislation Commons, a growing collection of African legislation available under a Creative Commons license.

  • Available as HTML, PDF for immediate use.
  • Machine-readable Akoma Ntoso XML suitable for analysis, apps and research.
  • Creative commons licensed for non-commercial uses, and flexible terms for commercial applications.
  • Continuously updated by the Laws.Africa editorial team.

Use the Commons through the Laws.Africa Content API or you can email us for more details.

About the Content API

Available collections

385
Principal Acts
1198
Amendments & Commencements
16 December 2019
Latest update
NamibLII.org
Portal partner
14
Municipalities
286
By-laws
14 February 2020
Latest update
OpenByLaws.org.za
Portal partner

Coming soon

Namibian flag
Nigerian National Legislation
Coming soon