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31 July, 2013

Agri SA position on restrictions on foreign ownership - Draft


The framework green Paper on Land Reform proposes that government should regulate foreign ownership of land.  The draft policy proposals on foreign ownership suggest that there could be an outright restriction of foreign ownership in certain areas, that foreigners may only hold land on a leasehold-basis and that Ministerial approval may be required to hold land in certain classified categories of land such as agricultural land situated in specified municipalities.  Lately it has even been suggested that existing titles of foreigners should be converted to long-term-leases.

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