Statute of Frauds (Cap. 154).
Type of law
Date of original text
This Act provides rules relative to the prevention of frauds and perjury in relation with dealings in land. It, among other things, defines the legal effect of leases estates interests of freehold not made in writing, requires surrender or grant of leases or estates of freehold or declarations or creations of trusts of lands to be in writing and concerns some other matters of inheritance.
Long title of text
An Act for prevention of frauds and perjuries.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Consolidated version of an Act 29 Cha. 2 c. 3 as at 17 January 2007 extended by Act No. 2 of 1799 and amended by Act No. 3 of 2002.