The review will help the Government assess the land use and management of administrative units from communes, districts, provinces and economic regions across the country in the past five years.
The results are expected to help develop measures to improve efficiency and develop a land use plan for 2021 to 2030.
Types of land that are subject to this year’s revision including:
- All types of lands as stipulated in Article 10 of the 2013 Land Law (rice growing land, forest production land, protection forests, special use forests)
- Wetlands, natural reserves and biodiversity conservation areas.
- Lands using by the State enterprises, land in commercial housing construction projects; land for construction of non-public non-public works.
Communes are required to complete the review by January 16, 2020. Districts are required to finish by March 1, 2020, provinces by April 16, 2020. A national report is expected to be completed by June 16 next year.
The ministries of Defence and Public Security are required to submit their land use reports to the environment ministry by April 16, 2020.