Lilongwe, Malawi

+265 (0)111 772 466

CCC Notice No. 1 of 2022

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the COMESA Competition Commission (“Commission”) shall observe the official holidays recognized by the host country, the government of Malawi. Consequently, the Commission would like to notify all its esteemed customers that the Office of the Registrar would be closed in the Year 2022 on the following dates:-


New Year’s Day 1st and 3rd January 2022
John Chilembwe Day 15th and 17th January 2022
Martyrs Day 3rd March 2022
Good Friday 15th April 2022
Easter 17th and 18th April 2022
Labour Day 1st and 2nd May 2022
Eid al-Fitr May 2022* (to be confirmed by the Government of Malawi)
Kamuzu Day 14th and 16th May 2022
Independence Day 6th July 2022
Mother’s Day 15th and 17th October 2022
Christmas 25th , 26th and 27th December 2022


“Where the time prescribed by or allowed under these Rules for doing an act or taking a proceeding expires on a Saturday or Sunday or on a day on which the office of the Registrar is closed, the act may be done or the proceeding may be taken on the first day following that is not a Saturday, Sunday or day on which that office is closed.”The Commission would like to remind the concerned persons that the closure of the Office of the Registrar would alter the computation of time by the Commission in accordance with Rule 3 (2) of the COMESA Competition Rules which read as follows:


The Registrar

COMESA Competition Commission

5th Floor, Kang’ombe House

P.O. Box 30742

Lilongwe 3, Malawi

Office Phone: +265 (0) 1 772466

Email: or


Click here to download the Notice of Closure of the Office of the Registrar on Official Holidays in the Year 2022