Land Development and Utilization Act

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LAA'D DEVELOPMEST A N D LT1LlZATIO.V

THE LAND DEVELOPMENT A?;D LTILIZATIO?; ACT

ORDERS
(under section .C)

REGLUTIOXS
(under section ? I )

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LAND DEVELOPMENT AND UTIWZATl'ION

THE LAND DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZATION ACT

REGULATIONS
(under section 21)

THE LAND DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZATION REGULATIONS, 1967

(Made by the Minister on the 8th day of May, 1%7) L.N. 126167

1. These Regulations may be cited as the Land Development and
Utilization Regulations, 1967.

2. Every application far registration on the register mentioned in
subsection (2) of section 2 of the Act shall be made to the Commission
in the form set out as Form 1 of the Schedule. Schedule

Form 1.

3.-(1) An appeal against an order made under subsection ( 1 ) of
section 5 of the Act shall be commenced by notice in writing addressed
to the Minister, and a copy of such notice shall be served on the
Commission.

(2) The appellant shall state in his notice the grounds of his
appeal, and shall attach to such notice true copies of all documents
relating to the subject matter of the appeal.

(3) The Minister shall, fourteen days aft= the receipt of the notice
of appeal, inform the Commission and the appellant of the place and
date fixed for the hearing of the appeal.

4. The Minister shall, after the determination of an appeal, give his
decision in writing and a copy of such decision shall be given to the
appellant and the Commission.

5.-(1) Where the Commission has given to any person a notice
specifying any action proposed to be taken and informing him of his
right to make representations, that person may within fourteen days
from the date of the giving of such notice make representations to the
Commission in writing, by serving on the Commission a statement
setting forth in detail the matters which he desires the Commission to
consider before taking the action in question.

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(2) Whether or not representations are made to the Commission
in writing pursuant to paragraph (I), the person to whom notice as
aforesaid has been given by the Commission may. within fourteen
days from the date of the giving of such notice, serve on the Commis-
sion a request in writing signed by him that an opportunity be afforded
to him of being heard by a person appointed by the Commission for
the purpose.

(3) This regulation shall apply b the Minister as it applies to the
Commission.

6. The parties to any sale of agricultural land or to any grant,
assignment or surrender of a tenancy of such land for an interest not
less than rhat of a tenancy for a year, shall within thirty days of the
completion of the transaction furnish to the Minister in the form set

Form 2. out as Form 2 of the Schedule, information as to-

(a) the nature of the transaction;
(b) the names and addresses of the parties to the transaction; and
(c) the situation and extent of the land thereby affected.

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FORM 2 (Regulation 6)
Informatioil as to dealings in agricultural land

To: THB M I N I ~ R OF AQRICULTVRB,
ADDRBSS :
Property.. .......................................................

................................................... .......................... District.. Pa&& ;. ...........
............... Acreage ...................................................... Wpe of title to land

Nature of the Transaction:

(a) Vendor's name ..................................................................... ................................................................ Vendor's address..
(b) Purchaser's name .................................................................. ................................................................ Purchaser's address

.............................................................. Person in possession
(c) Date of completion of sale ...................................................
(d) Acreage ................................................................................

(a) Grantor's name .....................................................................
................................................................ Grantor's address..

(b) Grantee's name .....................................................................
Grantee's address.. ................................................................

(c) Nature of interest ..................................................................
....................................................................... (d) Date of grant

................................................................................ (e) Acreage

(3) ASSIC~NMENT :
(a) Assignor's name.. .................................................................. ................................................................ Assignor's address..
(b) Assignee's name.. .................................................................. ................................................................ Assignee's address..

................................................................ (c) Nature of interest.
....................................................... (d) Duration of assignment..

(e) Date of assignment ...............................................................
.............................................................................. ( f ) Acreage..

(4) SURRPaUDBR:
By whom ................................................................................

................................................................................. Address..
.............................................................................. To whom..

................................................................ Interest surrendered..
.................................................................. D a b of surrender..

................................................................................ Acreage..
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Registered.. ....................................... Convzyance.. .....................................
TBNURB:
Fee simple ............. . ...... .. ........ d s e .....................................

We do hereby declare that the infonnatlon given above is to the best of our
knowledge true and correct.

Signed : ......................................................
Vendor, Grantor, Assignor

......................................................
Purchaser, Grantee, Assignee

......................................................
Surrender

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