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Expropriation of Landholdings for Public Purposes and Payment of Compensation Proclamation No. 455/2005.

Country/Territory
Ethiopia
Document type
Legislation
Date
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Land & soil
Keyword
Expropriation Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Agricultural land Land valuation Liability/compensation
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Least Developed Countries
Abstract

This Proclamation grants the power to specified local public bodies to expropriate rural or urban landholdings for public purpose where it believes that it should be used for a better development project to be carried out by public entities, private investors, cooperative societies or other organs, or where such expropriation has been decided by the appropriate higher regional or federal government organ for the same purpose. The Proclamation sets out the procedure of expropriation and provides

Full text
English
Website
www.fsc.gov.et

References - Legislation

Implemented by

Payment of Compensation for Property Situated on Landholdings Expropriated for Public Purposes Council of Ministers Regulations (No 135/2007).

Legislation | Ethiopia | 2007

Keyword: Expropriation, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Agricultural land, Land valuation, Liability/compensation, Range

Source: FAO, FAOLEX