Libyan Investment Laws
TNC's Article (35), Constitutional Declaration.
According to the NTC all the laws that do not contradict with
the regulations of this declaration
will remain effective and only the names
"All the current provisions decreed in the existing legislations
shall continue to be effective, in as much as they do not conflict with the provisions
of this "declaration", until the announcement of new provisions to
amend or repeal them. Each reference in these [old] provisions to the so-called
"People's Congresses" or the "General People's Congress" shall
be taken as a reference to the "Interim Transitional National Council" or
the "General National Council [Congress]"; each reference to the "General
People's Committee" or the "People's Committees" is a reference
to the "Executive Board" or to the members of the Executive Board or
to the government or to the members of the government, each within his or her
jurisdictional boundaries; and each reference to the (Great Socialist People's
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya) shall be deemed as a reference to (Libya)."
NTC's Laws, Declarations & Press Releases
Revenues Transparency: NTC press release 03 NTC
Release 13: obligations of the NTC
Law No. 18: ppointing head of financial auditing system
Law No. 20: appointing president of oil and commerce administration
177 (2011): nationalism & honesty levels required for taking up government
Law No. 11: marine seaports authority: establishing a transitional marine authority for commercial seaports and oil terminals
full text of the NTC's Constitutional Declaration of
the 3rd of August 2011, in Arabic.
of Libya's Liberation: 23 October 2011
Law Project (un-numbered and undated law)
Press Release 02 (2012): refuting the claims regarding the "Benghazi
Law No. 12: - canceling peoples power
Release 16: regarding the symbols of Gaddafi regime and his loyalists
Release 05: NTC's landmines policy
Press Release: money grant: 14million dinars
Release 15: assassination of Abdelfattah Younis
Law No. 128
Law No. 130
Law No. 137: High Court
Law No. 137
Law No. 146
Law No. 10
Law No. 119
Law No. 123
Law No. 125
Law No. 13
Law No. 131
Law No. 135
Law No. 136
Law No. 136.
Law No. 14
Law No. 15
Law No. 16: Libyan company communications
Law No. 17: internal and foreign security
Law No. 21: Kufra administration
Law No. 26: Crisis Team
Law No. 34: Libyan Qatari Disaster Centre
Law No. 35: Surveillance Search Centre
Law No. 67: renaming the army
Previous Investment & Business Laws
The following PDF files provide a general introduction to Libyan Law regarding
matters of business, licensing, banking, trading, tax, and investment in Libya.
Some of the documents are in English, while others are in Arabic.
Law (9) of 2000: regarding organising trade of transit and free zones
Law (55) of February 2011: regarding prices of vegetables
and fruits in Libya.
Law (801) of 2010: regarding the issuing of commercial licence.
Law (644) of 2010: regarding the issuing of commercial licence.
Law No.(134) of 2006: to establish financial paper market.
Law (1) of 2005: banking law.
Law (4) of 2004: chambers of commerce.
Law (6) of 2004: organising trading agencies works.
Law (29) of 2006: opening representational office in Libya.
Law (65) of 1970: rules in respect of trades and commercial companies and supervision
Law (9) of 2000: regarding organising trade of transit and free zones.
Law (11) of 2004: income tax.
Law (232) of 2010: regarding fixing prices of natural gas.
Law (5) of 1997: promotion of Investment of Foreign Capital, as Amended by Law
(7) of 2003.
Law (9) of 2010: regarding Investment Promotion.
Law (757) of 2007: regarding the development and promotion of export.
Law (9) of 2008: regarding organising import and export.
(477) of 2010: regarding vehicle importation.
Law (366) of 2010: regarding importation of used cars.
Law (55) of 2011: regarding prices of vegetables and fruits.
Law (2) of 2005: combating money laundering.
Law (23) of 2010: trading activity.