The establishment of the Court of Appeal is prescribed in clause 130 of the Constitution of Zambia.
130. There is established the Court of Appeal which consists of such number of judges as prescribed.
(a) the High Court;
(b) other courts, except for matters under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Constitutional Court; and
(c) quasi-judicial bodies, except a local government elections tribunal.
(2) An appeal from a decision of the Court of Appeal shall be made to the Supreme Court with leave of the Court of Appeal
(2) The Court of Appeal shall be constituted by one judge when hearing an interlocutory matter
– Court of Appeal Judges