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  1. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Mauritius, Africa, Eastern Africa

    This Act establishes the Environment and Land Use Appeal Tribunal, defines its composition and its jurisdiction and provides rules relative to proceedings before the Tribunal. The Tribunal shall hear and determine appeals under section 54 of the Environment Protection Act, under section 7B of the Morcellement Act and under sections 7 and 25 of the Town and Country Planning Act.

  2. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Mauritius, Africa, Eastern Africa

    This Act amends the Asset Recovery Act in various sections concerning, among other things: interpretations; disclosure of information; offences and legal proceedings; powers of the Enforcement Authority, which also concern disclosure of information; and cooperation by the Enforcement Authority and other public bodies in investigations.

    Amends: Asset Recovery Act (No. 9 of 2011). (2011-05-13)

  3. Library Resource

    An Act to provide for conviction-based and non-conviction-based recovery of assets and for related matters.

    Legislation
    Mauritius, Africa, Eastern Africa

    This Act provides for the recovery of moveable and immoveable assets acquired as a result of an unlawful activity and establishes an Enforcement Authority, an Investigative Agency for this purpose. It also establishes a Recovered Assets Fund. Property which is attributable to property which is recoverable may be mixed with other property where it is used for the restoration or improvement of land.

    Amended by: Asset Recovery (Amendment) Act 2012 (No. 24 of 2012). (2012-11-08)
    Amended by: Asset Recovery (Amendment) Act 2015 (No. 29 of 2015). (2015-11-27)

  4. Library Resource

    An Act to modernise town and country planning and make comprehensive provision with respect to land use planning and development in Mauritius.

    Legislation
    Mauritius, Africa, Eastern Africa

    The Act consists of 76 sections divide into 12 parts: Preliminary (I); Administration (II); Planning (III); Control of development (IV); Continuation of existing uses (V); Special powers (VI); Development by Government (VII); certification of development (VIII); Enforcement (IX); Planning Appeals Tribunal (XI); Compensation (XI); Miscellaneous (XII).Objects of the Act are set out in section 3. The Minister shall be in principal responsible for the administration of this Act. There is established a National Planning and Development Commission under section 6.

  5. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Mauritius, Africa, Eastern Africa

    This Act shall apply to a morcellement, i.e. the division of a plot of land into two or more lots, but not to subdivision for purposes sale to the Government or a compulsory acquisition under the Land Acquisition Act; a mortgage or a fixed charge; or a sale or a donation of not more than one lot and to a division in kind between co-heirs, ascendants and descendants. The Act establishes the Morcellement Board, which shall assess an application for a morcellement permit by a developer. The application shall be accompanied by a plan prepared by a land surveyor.

  6. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Mauritius, Africa, Eastern Africa

    This Act regulates the carrying out of surveys of land by, appointment of, qualifications of, etc. land surveyors including Government surveyors, i.e. land surveyors who are public officers of the Ministry of Housing, Lands and Town and Country Planning. No survey, plan or memorandum of survey, of land shall be valid unless it has been made by a land surveyor appointed by a commission issued by the President. No land surveyor, other than a Government surveyor, shall undertake the survey of any State land, unless he has been authorised in writing by the Chief Surveyor.

  7. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Mauritius, Africa, Eastern Africa

    This Act makes provision for the establishment Municipal City Councils, Municipal Town Councils, Village Councils and District Councils, provides for functions and powers of such authorities and for other matters related to local authorities such as the cadastral database and the granting of permits and licenses.

  8. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Mauritius, Africa, Eastern Africa

    This Act amends the Asset Recovery Act in various sections concerning, among other things: administrative arrangements, the investigative agency and the enforcement agency.

    Amends: Asset Recovery Act (No. 9 of 2011). (2011-05-13)

  9. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Mauritius, Africa, Eastern Africa

    The Act makes renewed provision for – (a) generally the protection of wild fauna and flora; (b) giving effect to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) and any other biodiversity related Convention to which Mauritius is or may become a party; and (c) the identification, control and management of reserved lands and private reserves, and for related matters.

  10. Library Resource
    Legislation
    September, 2004
    Mauritius

    This Act provides for: (a) in relation to land development for – (i) the promotion and co-ordination of the orderly and economic use and development of land; (ii) the proper management, development and conservation of natural and man-made resources for the purposes of promoting the social and economic welfare of the community and a better environment; (iii) use of land for public purposes; and (iv) ecologically sustainable development; (b) for the appropriate sharing of responsibility for planning and development between the different levels of government.

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