To enforce the law on narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances and money laundering for a diversified and inclusive economy
“A smart and value-centred Drug Enforcement Commission”
The mandate of the Drug Enforcement Commission is to prevent and control illegal cultivation, production, trafficking and abuse of narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances and money laundering activities. This mandate is drawn from the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, Chapter 96 and the Prohibition and Prevention of Money Laundering Act No. 14 of 2001 (as amended by Act No. 44 of 2010) of the Laws of Zambia.