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Town and Country Planning Act.

Country/Territory
Jamaica
Document type
Legislation
Date
1958 (2001)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Land & soil, Water
Keyword
Land-use planning Institution Authorization/permit Water rights
Geographical area
Americas, Caribbean, Latin America and the Caribbean, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

This Act makes provision for the appointment of Town and Country Planning Authority, the constitution of the Advisory Planning Committee and the establishment of the Compensation Assessment Board and provides rules relative to the development of land and related matters.

Full text
English
Website
www.moj.gov.jm

References - Legislation

Implemented by

Town and Country Planning Authority (Composition, Powers and Duties) Order, 1988.

Legislation | Jamaica | 1988 (1991)

Keyword: Protected area, Land-use planning, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Town and Country Planning (Appeal Tribunal) Rules, 1997.

Legislation | Jamaica | 1997 (2000)

Keyword: Protected area, Land-use planning, Court/tribunal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Town and Country Planning (Tree Preservation) Regulations, 1967.

Legislation | Jamaica | 1967 (1976)

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Forestry protection measures, Protected area, Land-use planning

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Town and Country Planning (Negril and Green Island Area) Provisional Development Order, 2013 (No. 56F of 2013).

Legislation | Jamaica | 2013

Keyword: Land-use planning, Institution, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Town and Country Planning (Trelawny Parish) Provisional Development Order, 2013 (No. 89B of 2013).

Legislation | Jamaica | 2013

Keyword: Land-use planning, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Town and Country Planning (Portland Parish) Provisional Development Order, 2013 (No. 89C of 2013).

Legislation | Jamaica | 2013

Keyword: Pollution control, EIA, Environmental planning, Cultural heritage, Policy/planning, Land-use planning, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Agricultural land, Subdivision of land, Freshwater resources management, Sustainable development

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Town and Country Planning (Manchester Parish) Provisional Development Order, 2013 (No. 56E of 2013).

Legislation | Jamaica | 2013

Keyword: EIA, Protected area, Cultural heritage, Land-use planning, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Subdivision of land, Agricultural land, Freshwater resources management, Sustainable development

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Town and Country Planning (Saint Mary) Provisional Development Order, 2017 (No. 41C of 2017).

Legislation | Jamaica | 2017

Keyword: Pollution control, EIA, Environmental planning, Cultural heritage, Policy/planning, Land-use planning, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Agricultural land, Subdivision of land, Waste disposal, Waste management, Freshwater resources management, Sustainable development, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX