Itezhi-tezhi is one of the eleven districts of the Central Province of Zambia.
It is located in the south-western part of the Province and lies at approximately 175km north of Mumbwa and 62Km West of Namwala District across the Kafue River on the North Bank. It is situated 26 degrees South and 15 degrees East and shares boarders with other districts namely:Luampa in the west, Kazungula and Kalomo in south-west, Choma in the south, Namwala in the south-east and Mazabuka in the east. Itezhi-tezhi district has an approximate surface area of about 15000 square kilometers.
The District participated in the 2018 Central Province Investment Forum and Expo. Itezhi Tezhi district is open to investment in fields such as Tourism, Energy, Fisheries, Livestock, Agriculture, Real Estate, Commerce and Mining.
The Council’s Mission Statement is:
TO PROVIDE QUALITY, AFFORDABLE SERVICES AND FACILITATE PARTICIPATORY SOCIO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TO IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF LIFE FOR THE COMMUNITIES OF ITEZHI TEZHI DISTRICT
Itezhi tezhi town council was established in 1997 when the Late President Fredrick Titus Jacob Chiluba declared Itezhi Tezhi as a district. Itezhi tezhi district was born from Namwala district.
Itezhi tezhi town council is comprised of thirteen 13 Councilors, three chiefs representatives and the Council chairperson who is the political head bringing the total number of members of the council to seventeen 17.
It has six departments namely institutional management, Administration, Human Resource, Planning, Works and Finance. Itezhi Tezhi District Council currently has one pay point which is situated at the Main offices in Kataba area for our walk in clients. The collection of revenues is governed by by-laws through various statutory instruments. Other payments can be made online via our banks accounts after consultation with our offices.
Our Service hours are from Monday to Friday – 08:00hrs to 17:00hrs