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Kenya's land laws, a law firm's summary

Kenya's land laws under the new Kenyan constitution. A summary published by the legal firm Anjarwalla & Khanna.

Legislation governing land-based resources in Kenya

The Kenyan Land Act of 2012 is an Act of Parliament rationalising land laws to provide for the sustainable administration of land-based resources. The National Council for Law Reporting is a useful depository for Kenyan legislative documents.

Legislation on the Land Registration Act, 2012 in Kenya

This Act provides a legal framework on land registration which includes management of public land and conversion of land.

Powers & responsibilities of the National Land Commission in Kenya

This Act provides legislation on the National Land Commission and its responsibilities, powers and administration of land.

Proposed land use policy, 2015 by Kenya Land Alliance

A report providing a case for a national land policy, which spells out how land and other natural resources should be used and managed in a sustainable manner, published by the Kenya Land Alliance in 2015.