THE PRIME MINISTER
Directive No. 15/CT-TTg dated June 17, 2019 of the Prime Minister on investigation of land and mapping land’s current situation in 2019
Pursuant to the Law on Land and 2013 and the Resolution No. 39-NQ/TW dated January 15, 2019 on improvement of efficiency in management, utilization and promotion of resources available in the economy to make a full inventory and assessment of land resources in order to strengthen management and increase the effective use of land for sustainable socio-economic development and the national statistical survey program issued under the Decision No. 43/2016/QD-TTg dated October 17, 2016, the Prime Minister requests the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, ministries and sectoral administrations involved and People's Committees of provinces and centrally-affiliated cities to conduct the nationwide land resource inventorying and land use mapping in 2019 as follows:
1. Objectives, requirements
a) The investigation of land and mapping land’s current situation in 2019 are meant to assess the current state of land use by specific administrative subdivisions, such as communes, districts, provinces, economic zones and the nation as a whole in order to serve as a basis for assessing the current conditions of management and use of land resources at all levels over past 5 years and propose regulatory policies and approaches to promote the state management of land and raise the effective use of land; simultaneously, serve as a basis to draw up the land use planning at all levels during the period of 2021 – 2030 and play important roles in designing the socio-economic developmental strategy by 2030 with vision towards 2045.
b) Organization, collection, processing, compilation, publication and storage of land must be taken seriously.
The results of the investigation of land and mapping land’s current situation in 2019 must be implemented fully, accurately and timely and ensure to be objective, truthful and right to the current situation of using land.
2. Contents of the investigation of land and mapping land’s current situation in 2019 of each administrative subdivision at all levels, including:
a) Dimensions of land classified into types as provided in Article 10 in the Law on Land 2013; Dimensions of land classified by persons currently using and managing land as provided in Article 5 and Article 8 in the Law on Land 2013. In addition, this inventory must provide details about paddy fields, land intended for cultivation of production forests, protection forests and specialized forests.
b) Dimensions of flooded land, land intended for natural conservation zones and biodiversity conservation zones which are prescribed in Article 16 and Article 35 in the Law on Biodiversity.
c) The land use under the management of state enterprises and privatized enterprises; land used by forest management units and agro-forestry production enterprises; land of commercial housing projects; land for construction of non-state public service projects and public projects serving business purposes; agricultural land serving public interests.
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measures to strengthen the management and use of land to deal with current unsolved issues and difficulties.