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Barbuda Land Act, 2007 (No. 23 of 2007).

Country/Territory
Antigua and Barbuda
Document type
Legislation
Date
2007
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to confirm that all land in Barbuda is owned by the people of Barbuda, to provide for the administration and development control of land in Barbuda, to provide for the confirmation or otherwise of certain leases of land in Barbuda, and for incidental and connected purposes.
Subject
Land & soil
Keyword
Basic legislation Land tenure Land reform Land-use planning Public land Lease Cadastre/land registration
Geographical area
Americas, Caribbean, Small Island Developing States
Entry into force notes
The Act shall come into force on a date to be fixed by Notice in the Gazette.
Abstract

This Act makes provision for rights in land of the Crown and citizens of Barbuda and related matters such as registration and provides rules relative to the development of land in Barbuda.

Full text
English

References - Legislation

Amends

Registered Land Act (No. 17 of 1975).

Legislation | Antigua and Barbuda | 1975 (1992)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Institution, Land reform, Cadastre/land registration, Land tenure, Lease, Contract/agreement, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Common property, Servitude, Ownership, Transfer

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

National Parks Act, 1984 (Act No. 11 of 1984).

Legislation | Antigua and Barbuda | 1984 (1992)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Protected area, Policy/planning, Institution, National parks

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Physical Planning Act, 2003 (No. 6 of 2003).

Legislation | Antigua and Barbuda | 2003

Keyword: Environmental planning, Protected area, EIA, Basic legislation, Land-use planning, Institution, Authorization/permit, Court/tribunal, Registration, Contract/agreement, Enforcement/compliance, Access-to-information, Offences/penalties, Freshwater resources management, Waterworks, Sustainable development

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Barbuda Land Regulations (S.I. No. 17 of 2010).

Legislation | Antigua and Barbuda | 2010

Keyword: Timber extraction/logging, Fuelwood, Authorization/permit, Land tenure, Land reform, Land-use planning, Public land, Lease, Court/tribunal, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Access-to-information

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Barbuda Land (Amendment) Act, 2016 (No. 12 of 2016).

Legislation | Antigua and Barbuda | 2016

Keyword: Land tenure, Land reform, Land-use planning, Public land, Lease

Source: FAO, FAOLEX