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Law on Land (2001)

The 2001 Amendment to the Land Law aims to determine the regime of ownership for immovable properties in the Kingdom of Cambodia for the purpose of guaranteeing the rights of ownership and other rights related to immovable properties. It also intends to establish a modern system of land registration that guarantees the rights of people to own land.

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Field Value
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
Document reference # NS/RKM/0801/14
Issuing agency/parties
  • Royal Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia
Implementing agencies
  • Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction
  • English
  • Khmer
Formal type of document Law
Alternative/short title Land Law 2001
  • Land
  • Land policy and administration
  • Laws and regulations
License CC-BY-SA-4.0
Copyright No
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Status Signed and in effect
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date August 30, 2001
Effective/Enforced Date August 30, 2001
Short notes of change

Most articles in this law has been abrogated and have been newly stated in the Civil Code

Publication reference Royal Gazette of Cambodia
Links to source

Office of the Council of Ministers (OCM) General Department of Royal Gazettes

Address: OCM, Friendship Building, 41 Russian Federation Blvd, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Contact: Phone/Fax: (855) 23 212 490, E-Mail:,


This law was enacted to make amendments on Land on Law (1992).

Legacy reference document Land_on_Law_2001_KH__30.08.2001.pdf
Keywords Land Law
Date uploaded January 10, 2016, 00:06 (UTC)
Date modified October 5, 2020, 04:44 (UTC)