The Division administers state lands in accordance with the State Lands Act. It deals with the land leasing process commencing from the initial receipt of an application through to the preparation and registration of lease and subsequent follow up on the compliance of development clauses of the lease. The Division also deals with all consents to transfers, mortgages, caveats etc, through the Departments Divisional Offices located in Lautoka, Raojibhai Patel Street in Suva and in Labasa.
The Division is also responsible for the preparation, stamping and registration of rental and other variations to state leases.
The Lands section is responsible for the administration of State land and Native Leases to stated herein:
1. Lease/Licenses for land allocated for Leasing/Licensing
2. Renewal/ Extension of Leases/Licenses
3. Variation of Lease
4. Surrender of Leases/Licenses
5. Re-Entry of Leases
6. Correction of Leases
10. Transfer of Leases
11. Request for Provisional Title
12. Ministerial consent