The National Peace and Reconciliation Commission (NPRC) was established in accordance with Section 251 of the 2013 Constitution of Zimbabwe. The statutory mandate was through the NPRC Act Chapter 10:32 which was enacted into law on 5 January 2018. The NPRC Act provides the statutory framework that operationalises the Commission. Through the Act, the scope of its work is defined and the role of various components of the Commission in accordance to its functions is further laid out. As provided for in the NPRC Act the Commission came up with its Regulations which were gazetted and await apporoval by Parliament.