Land Ownership 0% open

Ghana

What data is expected?

Data should include maps of lands with parcel layer and display parcel boundaries in addition to a land registry with information on transactions of parcels of land. The assessment criteria were developed in collaboration with Cadasta Foundation. For more information on land ownership datasets and where they're located, see Cadasta Foundation's Data Overview](http://cadasta.org/open-data/overview-of-property-rights-data/).

  • Types of cadastre
  • Transaction history of parcel
  • Parcel boundaries
  • Parcel location
  • Data available for the entire country
  • None of the above

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Available free of charge No
Publicly available No
Openly licenced No
Up-to-date No
In an open and machine-readable format
Digital data No
Print data No
Collected by government Yes
findable_steps Googled
characteristics None of the above
Controlled access No
Collector name Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources , National Lands Commission
The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources has the overall responsibility for implementation of the long term 15-25 ye reforms in the Land Sector. Land Administration Project Number 1 (LAP-1) project helped map cadastres, but individuals cannot request this information. Land Administration Project Number 2 (LAP-2) is the current and second phase of the project to implement the key policy actions recommended in the Ghana Land Policy of 1999 to address critical issues militating against effective and efficient Land Administration in the country. As part of this project land information shall be modernised.: http://www.ghanalap.gov.gh/index.php/components2. Also land administration shall be decentralised. In 2008, National Lands Commission has been founded by merging the the Survey Department, Land Valuation Board, Land Title Registration, and the Public and Vested Lands.

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Data location   Unknown
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   Danny Lämmerhirt
Last modified   Sun Aug 12 2018 17:11:54 GMT+0000 (UTC)