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Basic Agrarian Act (No. 5 of 1960).

Country/Territory
Indonesia
Document type
Legislation
Date
1960
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Land & soil
Keyword
Basic legislation Farming Land tenure Ownership
Geographical area
Asia, South-Eastern Asia
Abstract

The Act establishes that the right to administer the soil, water and air is vested in the State. The State, therefore, has the authority to: (a) regulate the allotment, use, supply and maintenance of soil, water and air; (b) regulate the legal relations between persons and soil, water and air; (c) regulate the legal relations between persons and legal acts concerning soil, water and air. The exploitation of these resources both by individuals or corporate bodies is to be performed within the obj

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References - Legislation

Implemented by

Law on the Acquisition of Land for Development in the Public Interest (No. 2 of 2012).

Legislation | Indonesia | 2012

Keyword: Farming, Land tenure, Ownership, Land-use planning, Cadastre/land registration, Public land, Expropriation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX