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Law No. 6/2017 on Basic Law of Land Use Planning.

Country/Territory
Timor-Leste
Document type
Legislation
Date
2017
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Land & soil
Keyword
Land-use planning Urban land Environmental planning Environmental standards Coastal zone management Agricultural land Authorization/permit Sustainable development Waste disposal Waste management Basic legislation
Geographical area
Asia, Least Developed Countries, Small Island Developing States, South-Eastern Asia
Entry into force notes
This Law enters into force 30 days after its publication.
Abstract

This Law, consisting of 34 articles divided into four Chapters, approves the Basic Legislation of Land Use Planning. Land use planning is subject to the following general principles: Coordination of the various public interventions with a territorial impact and a fair balance between public and private interests; Sustainability of the solutions contained in the instruments of territorial planning, in the economic, social, cultural and environmental dimensions; Subsidiarity, coordinating the proc

Full text
Portuguese
Website
www.mj.gov.tl