Foreign Representatives Parking Privileges Act
- Commenced on 26 April 1963
- [This is the version of this document at 31 December 2016 and includes any amendments published up to 31 December 2017.]
- [Note: This version of the Act was revised and consolidated by the Law Development Commission of Zimbabwe]
1. Short titleThis Act may he cited as the Foreign Representatives Parking Privileges Act [Chapter 3:02].
2. InterpretationIn this Act—“Minister” means the Minister of Local Government, Rural and Urban Development or any other Minister to whom the President may, from time to time, assign the administration of this Act;“representative” means the chief representative for the time being in Zimbabwe of any—(a)country; or(b)international or regional organization or agency;which is prescribed;“reserved area” means an area reserved in terms of section three.
3. Reserved parking areasNotwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in any enactment, every municipal council shall reserve such areas as may be prescribed for the parking, free of charge, of motor vehicles used by representatives or persons authorized by such representatives.
4. Unauthorized parking
5. EvidenceIn any proceedings a certificate that a person has not been authorized to park a motor vehicle in a reserved area shall, if it purports to be signed by the representative in respect of whom such area was reserved, be sufficient evidence of the facts stated, unless the contrary is proved.
6. RegulationsThe Minister may, after consultation with the municipal council concerned, make regulations—
History of this document
26 April 1963