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Legislation

Acts of Parliament that are relevant to SLA in the discharge of its functions and powers are listed below:

  1. Boundaries and Survey Maps Act
    • An Act to provide for the demarcation of land, the establishment and maintenance of boundary marks and the publication of certain survey maps.

 

  1. Foreshores Act
    • An Act to provide for reclamations and the use of foreshores.

 

  1. Land Acquisition Act
    • An Act to provide for the acquisition of private land.

 

  1. Land Revenue Collection Act
    • An Act to provide for the collection of land revenue.

 

  1. Land Surveyors Act
    • An Act to establish the Land Surveyors Board, to provide for the registration of land surveyors, to regulate the qualifications and practice of land surveyors and to regulate corporations, partnerships and limited liability partnerships which supply survey services in Singapore.

 

  1. Land Titles (Strata) Act
    • An Act to facilitate the subdivision of land into strata and the collective sale of property, and the disposition of titles thereto and for purposes connected therewith.

 

  1. Land Titles Act
    • An Act which makes provision for the registration of titles to land.

 

  1. Registration of Deeds Act
    • An Act relating to the registration of deeds.

 

  1. Residential Property Act
    • An Act to restrict the purchase or transfer of residential properties (including vacant land) to citizens of Singapore and approved purchasers, and to provide for matters connected therewith.

 

  1. Singapore Land Authority Act
    • An Act to establish and incorporate the Singapore Land Authority, to provide for its functions and powers, and for matters connected therewith.

 

  1. State Lands Act
    • An Act to regulate the sale and occupation of State lands.

 

  1. State Lands Encroachments Act
    • An Act to deal with encroachments on State lands.

Please note that the legislation hyperlinks on this website are provided with the permission of the Government of Singapore. Acts of Parliament are available without charge, and updated monthly, on the Statutes Online website (https://sso.agc.gov.sg)