The Judiciary of Tanzania is the system of courts that interprets and applies the law in Tanzania. The current judiciary bases its foundation to the constitution of the United Republic of Tanzania of 1977. Under the Constitution of Tanzania, Justices and Magistrates are independent of the government and subject only to the Constitution and the law. The country has a dual juristition system where there is a judicial structure responsible for Tanzania Mainland and another for Zanzibar. The Court of Appeal of the United Republic was established in 1979 as the final appellate judicial body with jurisdiction over the entire union.
The High Courts was established under article 108(1) of the 1977 Constitution of the United Republic of Tanzania. The court has unlimited jurisdiction to handle all types of cases. All appeals from the subordinate courts go to the High Court. The High courts are headed by a Principal Judge. The Principal Judge and other Judges of the High Court are appointed by the President after consultation with the Judicial Service Commission
Timely and Accessible Justice for All.
To carry out the administration of Justice to the general public in dealing with disposal of cases effectively and efficiently.
20+ Job Opportunities at Tume ya Utumishi wa Mahakama
The judiciary comission of Tanzania is inviting applications from Tanzanians to fill Vacancies as described in the PDF DOCUMENT below:-