Welcome to the Tongan Legislation Web Site

Tongan Legislation



Consolidated to the 31 October 2020

Welcome to the official website of the Attorney General's Office of the Government of the Kingdom of Tonga, and the official legislative website for promulgation of the Laws of the Kingdom.

The Attorney General's Office provides legal services to His Majesty's Government and the people of the Kingdom in accordance with the Constitution of Tonga and the Laws of the Kingdom.

The Attorney General's Office role is based upon the accepted traditional functions of the Crown's Law Officers. Generally, these functions revolve around the following categories:

  • Legal Advice;
  • Criminal Prosecutions;
  • Representing Government and the Kingdom in civil and land litigation;
  • Law Officer Functions; and
  • Legislative Drafting.

This Website contains information about the Attorney General's Office, its functions, history, organization, and services.

Recent Acts

2023/24 Appropriation Act 2023
Energy Act 2021
Disaster Risk Management Act 2021
2022/23 Appropriation Act 2022
Tonga National University Act 2021
Credit Unions Act 2021
Intoxicating Substances Act 2021
Medical, Dental and Allied Health Practitioners Act 2021
Nurses, Nurse Practitioners and Midwives Act 2021
Tonga Climate Change Fund Act 2021

Recent Subordinate

Traffic (Alcohol Breath Tests) Notice 2023
Customs and Excise Management (Amendment) Act 2022
Excise Tax (Amendment) Order 2022
Revenue Services Administration (Electronic Sales Register System) Regulations 2022
Fisheries (Fishing Vessels) Licensing Regulations 2020
Aquaculture Management Regulations 2020
Declaration of a Public Health Emergency (COVID-19) (Repeal) Regulations 2022
Registration of Environmental Impact Assessment Consultant's Regulations 2021
Public Health (COVID-19) Regulations 2021
Revenue Services Administration Regulations 2021

Recent Gazettes

Gazette Supplement Extraordinary No.9 [2024]
Gazette Supplement Extraordinary No.7 [2024]
Gazette Supplement Extraordinary No.8 [2024]
Gazette Supplement Extraordinary No.6 [2024]
Gazette No.74 [2024]
Gazette No.75 [2024]
Gazette No.76 [2024]
Gazette Supplement Extraordinary No.4 [2024]
Gazette Supplement Extraordinary No.5 [2024]
Gazette No.73 [2024]

Recent Bills

Food Bill 2020
Water Resources Bill 2020
Employment Relations Bill 2020
Foreign Investment Bill 2020
Computer Crimes Bill 2019
Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2019
Criminal Offences (Amendment) Bill 2019
Tonga Police (Amendment) Bill 2019
Interpretation (Amendment) Bill 2019
Act of Constitution of Tonga (Amendment) Bill 2019