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Sphere of Activity

The Estonian Land Board is a government agency under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and it exercises executive power, performs governmental control and coercion in the conformity with law.
In performing its duties the Board represents the state.

The fields of activities are as following:

  1. maintenance of the Land Cadastre and organisation of cadastral surveying
  2. supervision, coordination and control of the execution of land reform
  3. performance of spatial planning related tasks
  4. supervision, organisation and coordination of activities in the field of geoinformatics
  5. supervision, organisation and coordination of activities related to the development of spatial data infrastructure
  6. data capture for features of general importance and other topographic features, supervision, organisation and coordination of activities in this field
  7. supervision, organisation and coordination of activities in the field of cartography and photogrammetry
  8. supervision, organisation and coordination of activities in the field of geodesy
  9. management of the geodetic system
  10. management of the address data system
  11. organisation of activities in the field of geology
  12. supervision, organisation and coordination of activities in the field of land valuation
  13. issuing of licenses for the performance of land valuation and land consolidation works
  14. use, disposal and possession of state-owned lands that are under the administration of the Ministry of the Environment, establishment of state land reserve
  15. keeping records of the state-owned lands under the administration of the Ministry of the Environment

The Board performs other tasks in the conformity with laws, regulations and orders of the Government of the Republic, regulations and directives of the Minister of the Environment, but also assignments given by the Minister of the Environment or Secretary General of the Ministry of the Environment.


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