Economic Recovery Through Fair Business & Trade Practices

Welcome to the Competition and Tariff Commission

The Competition and Tariff Commission (CTC) is a statutory body established after the merger of the former Industry and Trade Competition Commission and the Tariff Commission. The enabling statute is the Competition Act [Chapter 14-28]

The Commission has part-time Commissioners and a full-time Directorate headed by the Director. For the purpose of executing its mandate, the Competition and Tariff Commission operates two Divisions and two Departments which are the Competition Division and the Tariff Division and the two Departments are the Corporate Affairs Department and the Finance and Administration Department. The Competition and Tariff Divisions are headed by Assistant Directors whilst the Commission Secretary heads the Corporate Affairs Department and the Finance and Administration Department is headed by a Manager.

Objectives of the commission

  • The mandate of the Commission as expressed in the Act is to promote and maintain competition and fair trade in the economy of Zimbabwe through:
  • The promotion and maintenance of the competition and fair trade in the economy of Zimbabwe;
  • The prevention and control of monopoly situations;
  • The prohibition of restrictive and unfair business and trade practices;
  • To facilitate the competitiveness of local industry through the provision of tariff relief;
  • The investigation of unfair trade practices hindering the growth of domestic industry.
  • The promotion of the growth of efficient export oriented and internationally competitive industries within framework of the economic policy of the country

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