Department of Land Administration
This department is charged with the responsibility of establishing and managing land control boards, processing and approval of development applications e.g. issuance of consents to charge, lease or transfer, alienation of land for development to public institutions and individuals. Other functions are; processing of ownership documents such as titles/grants for both public and community, setting apart land for public use, generation and collation of revenue and Appropriation-in- Aid (A.I.A.), custody and maintenance of land records, recording and updating and recording of plot attributes on files and cards, documentation of public land and preservation of fragile ecosystems, Historical monument sites, public beaches, marine reserves, national parks, wet lands and water catchment areas for purposes of conservation.