Doing business in Lesotho?

Welcome to the website of Webber Newdigate! Lesotho corporate and commercial attorneys since 1978


As Lesotho’s leading commercial law firm we offer a wide variety of legal services across all sectors. Click here for more details.

Kindly take note that the Law Society of Lesotho has taken a resolution to boycott the Courts from the 16th of April to the 24th of April 2019.  Click here to read the Memo from Law Society- and the Press release- from the Law Society.

For the MINIMUM WAGES-2019-, click here.


Prescribed statutory forms have to be completed to apply for different licences and permits in Lesotho. Furthermore, to be compliant with Lesotho law, sectoral-specific legislation prescribes that certain forms and documents must be lodged with regulators. Click here for our database of statutory forms as well as selected legislation.


Lesotho is a pioneer in regulating cannabis for medicinal purposes and as such the Regulator issued various licenses to local and foreign companies. Webber Newdigate is advising a majority of these license holders on various commercial and regulatory matters.

International Cannabis and Cannabinoid Institute (ICCI) Seminar – Johannesburg

The ICCI is hosting a series of events for medical professionals, Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) regulators and the future medicinal cannabis industry. Folowing a series of requests for support and guidance ICCI will be bringing global experts to Johannesburg to address concerns of policy makers and is opening up time with experts for medical professionals and those hoping to enter the medical cannabis industry in the region.



Cannabis Law Lesotho



[Lesotho Times] THE army, police, prisons and intelligence service are all investigating what they call a major breach of national security after a mobile phone was smuggled into the prison cell of murder-accused army officer, Captain Litekanyo Nyakane, allegedly by his wife. The phone was then used to facilitate communication [...]
Mon, May 20, 2019
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[Lesotho Times] MORE than 600 000 people or one quarter of the country's two million population will require food aid due to the El-NiƱo induced drought which has hit the country hard during the 2019/2020 farming season. [...]
Mon, May 20, 2019
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[Nyasa Times] Former president Joyce Banda has encouraged Malawians to take part in the voting exercise of the tripartite elections. [...]
Tue, May 21, 2019
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[Nyasa Times] The European Union (EU) Election Observation Mission to Malawi has expressed preliminary satisfaction on Malawi's tripartite elections which began Tuesday morning across morning. [...]
Tue, May 21, 2019
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