Upgrading of Land Tenure Rights Amendment Bill

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Submissions must be received by no later than 22 March 2021

NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy

 

The Select Committee on Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy invites interested people and stakeholders to submit written comments on the Upgrading of Land Tenure Rights Amendment Bill [B 6B - 2020] (s76).

Enquiries, as well as written submissions can be directed to Mr Asgar A Bawa at abawa@parliament.gov.za by no later than Monday, 22 March 2021

The Bill seeks to amend the Upgrading of Land Tenure Rights Act, 1991, so as to provide for the application for conversion of land tenure rights to ownership; to provide for the notice of informing interested persons of an application to convert land tenure rights into ownership; to provide for an opportunity for interested persons to object to conversion of land tenure rights into ownership; to provide for the institution of inquiries to assist in the determination of land tenure rights; to provide for application to court by an aggrieved person for appropriate relief; to provide for the recognition of conversions that took effect in good faith in the past; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

You can track the Bill here