LEGISLATION ON REAL ESTATE
LAND USE ACT – 1978
An Act to vest all Land comprised in the territory of each State (except land vested in the Federal Government or its agencies) solely in the Governor of the State, who would hold such land in trust for people and would henceforth be responsible for allocation of land in all urban areas to individuals resident in the State and to Organizations for residential, agricultural, commercial and other purposes.
LAND USE ACT (TITLE DOCUMENTATION REGULATIONS 2012)
Land Use Act Title Documentation Regulations that permits prospective applicants who
bought land from customary owners to obtain Governor’s consent instead of private
certificate of occupancy.
LAND USE CHARGE LAW – JUNE 2001
A Law to make provision for the Consolidation of all Property and land Based Rates and Charges payable under the Land Rates Law, the Neighbourhood Improvement Charge Law and Tenement Rates Law in Lagos State into a new Land Based Charge, to be called Property Land Use Charge, to make provision for the levying and collection of the charge and for connected purposes.
TENANCY LAW – AUGUST 2011
A Law to Regulate Rights and Obligations under Tenancy Agreement and the Relationship
between the Landlord and the Tenant including the Procedure for the Recovery of
Premises and for Connected Purposes.
CRIMINAL LAW – AUGUST 2011
A Law to Provide Rules on Criminal Conduct, Regulate Public Order and for Connected Purposes.
PHYSICAL PLANNING, URGAN DEVELOPMENT, JULY 2010
A Law to provide for the Administration of Physical Planning Urban Development, Urban Regeneration and Building Control in Lagos State for connected Purposes.
ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL CRIMES COMMISSION (ESTABLISHMENT) ACT, 2004
This Act provides for the establishment of the Economic and Financial crimes Commission charged with the responsibility for the enforcement of all economic and financial crimes laws, among other things
INDEPENDENT CORRUPT PRACTICES AND OTHER RELATED OFFENCES COMMISSION ACT (ICPC)
Corrupt practices and other related offences Act. Cap C31 LFN 2010
LAGOS STATE ESTATE AGENCY REGULATORY AUTHORITY – AUGUST, 2007
A Law to Provide for the Establishment of the Lagos State Estate Agency Regulatory
Authority and for other connected Matters
LAWS OF LAGOS STGATE OF NIGERIA FEBRUARY 2003, CAP L59 AND LAND USE ACT, CAP L60
Lagos state government land laws, that provide for the control and management of land
and all other powers of the governor in relation to land.