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Free access to the law of Malawi. MalawiLII is a member of the community of African LIIs and of the Free Access to Law Movement.

The Malawi Legal Information Institute (MalawiLII) was launched in 2009 as an online resource that provides free access to the laws of Malawi.

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Recent Judgments

Makatanje v Press Properties LTD (Commercial Cause 187 of 2023) [2024] MWHC 2 (25 January 2024) 25 January 2024 Gestetner LTD v Mhango, Silungwe & Gondwe (Commercial Cause 66 of 2020) [2024] MWHC 1 (22 January 2024) 22 January 2024 Republic v Mwanamvekha, Kabambe & Mathanga (Criminal Case 19 of 2023) [2024] MWCommC 1 (9 January 2024) 9 January 2024 Jeffrey, Nankhumwa & Chazama v Mutharika, Mwale & Democratic Progressive Party (MSCA Misc. Application 65 of 2023) [2024] MWSC 1 (3 January 2024) 3 January 2024 Banda v Attorney General (State Residences) (MATTER NUMBER IRC 1001 of 2022) [2023] MWHC 75 (22 December 2023) 22 December 2023 View more judgments

Recent Legislation

Penal Code (Amendment) Act, 2023 21 February 2023 Immunities and Privileges (Fourth Schedule) (Amendment) Order, 2022 9 December 2022 Immunities and Privileges (Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria) Order, 2022 9 December 2022 Land (Amendment) Act, 2022: Commencement 1 July 2022 Registered Land (Amendment) Act, 2022: Commencement 1 July 2022 Land Survey (Amendment) Act, 2022: Commencement 1 July 2022 Customary Land (Amendment), 2022: Commencement 1 July 2022 Lands Acquisition and Compensation (Amendment) Act, 2022: Commencement 1 July 2022 Public Finance Management (Kamuzu Central Hospital Treasury Fund) Order, 2022 1 July 2022 Public Finance Management (Mzuzu Central Hospital Treasury Fund) Order, 2022 1 July 2022 View more legislation

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