How to apply for an exemption.
The Foreign Ownership of Land Regulations provide for Order in Council exemptions in certain circumstances. Information packages on how to apply for an exemption from the regulations may be obtained from the Foreign Ownership of Land Administration. Applications are assessed on a case-by-case basis.
Length of review process
The length of the review process will vary from request to request, depending on the information provided and the need to verify the information. Personal contact may be required in some cases. Assistance in preparing exemption requests is available by contacting Foreign Ownership of Land Administration.
8:15 am - 4:00 pm (Monday to Friday,
closed statutory holidays)
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