Disposal of State Land
Any disposal of state land is subject to the Immovable Property (Tenure, Registration & Valuation) Law, Cap.224 (Section 18) and to the Immovable Property of the Republic (Disposal) Regulations 173/1989. Under the provisions of such Law and Regulations, the Council of Ministers may dispose of, i.e. grant, lease, exchange or otherwise alienate any property of the Republic or vested in the Republic, to any person entitled thereto as well as to any corporation or local administration authority.
Any person, corporation or local administration authority entitled thereto, may file an application for the disposal, grant, lease or exchange of property of the Republic, provided that such application is made pursuant to the above Regulations. The application form may be obtained from the webpage or from any District Lands Office.
The main rules and conditions prescribed by the Regulations for the disposal of immovable property owned by the Republic are described hereinbelow.