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Lands, Surveys and Environment Amendment Act 2016 (No. 3 of 2016).

Country/Territory
Samoa
Document type
Legislation
Date
2016
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
AN ACT to amend the Lands, Surveys and Environment Act 1989 (“principal Act”).
Subject
Land & soil
Keyword
Land tenure Public land Transfer Lease
Geographical area
Asia and the Pacific, Oceania, Polynesia, Small Island Developing States, South Pacific
Abstract

This Act amends the Lands, Surveys and Environment Act 1989 with respect to grant a lease of government land and allotment of such land without competition. It also concerns consent by the Land Board to dealings with leases. The Board shall not consent to a mortgage except for the erection of a dwelling on the land or to increase the production thereof or for the purchase of any unit estate under the Unit Titles Act 2009. Consequential amendments are made to section 23 of the Survey Act 2010.

Full text
English
Website
www.palemene.ws

References - Legislation

Amends

Lands, Surveys and Environment Act 1989.

Legislation | Samoa | 1990 (2015)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Institution, Pollution control, Coastal zone management, Fishery management and conservation, Land reform, Land tenure, Expropriation, Public land, Lease, Survey/mapping, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Freshwater pollution, Protected area, Management/conservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX