Access To Land

Under Part III of the Lands Acquisition Act 1989 [External Site] the Minister may authorise a person to:

  • enter on and examine land to ascertain whether the land is suitable for a public purpose; or
  • enter on and temporarily occupy land for the purpose of carrying out works connected with a public purpose.

At least 7 days notice is to be given to the owners of interests in such land.

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