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Quick info guide

Police Hotlines (In case of robbery, rape or bandit attacks):

•    Police           991
•    Fire               993
•    Medical         999

Hotlines for abuse/bribery/harassment:
•    Child Helpline: 0950180007 or 116 for Children and 993 for Adults
•    Police Lusaka Division Information Room: Free Toll 991
•    Woodlands Police Station on 0211264894

Contact information

Ministry of Home Affairs
Zambia Police
Independence Avenue
P.O. Box 50997

Tel/Fax: +260 211 254336
Email: homeaffairs@zamtel.zm 
Website: www.homeaffairs.gov.zm 

Safety and related support services for Zambian women

Zambia is generally safe and secure. Nevertheless, it is always advisable to take all possible precautions to ensure one’s safety/security. 

Safest routes to use when conducting business 
•    Main highways

Safe travel hours
•    06:00 hours to 18:00 hours

Prevention of harassment

•    Police Officers under the Zambia Police -Victim Support Unit are mandated to prevent harassment in any form. This is done through sensitization program throughout the country.