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Land Transfer Act.

Type of law
Date of original text

This Act provides for a wide variety of matters relating to land, land use rights, transfer of land, etc. All land subject to the provisions of the Land (Transfer and Registration) Ordinance and every estate or interest therein and all instruments and dealings affecting any such land, estate or interest shall from the commencement of this Act be deemed to be subject to the provisions of this Act. Matters provided for include, amongst others; registration, grants of crown land, certificate of title and other matters relating to evidence of proprietorship, register of titles, effect of registration, procedure in case of transfer of land, creation of easement and profits, form and registration of leases, mortgages, title by possession to land, and removal of abandoned easements, transmission, trusts and trustees, judgments and execution, caveats, subdivisions of lands, special jurisdiction of the supreme court, etc.
Long title of text
An Act to amend the law relating to the transfer of land and to the registration of title to land.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Consolidated edition of 1978 of Act No. 19 of 1971 as amended last by Act 2 of 1979.The Land (Transfer and Registration) Ordinance and the Statute of Limitations Declaration Ordinance are repealed.
Serial Imprint
Laws of Fiji, Cap. 131.
Source language


Legislation status
in force
Legislation Amendment