Question: Can agricultural land be converted to commercial land?

If you own an agricultural land and want to erect a building for residential or industrial or commercial purposes by conversion, it is possible. Law does not otherwise permit any kind of construction on an agricultural land.

Can agricultural land be converted?

Under the laws prevailing in most states, fertile land cannot be converted to be used for residential purposes. Only dry or barren land parcels could be converted. Also, only a farmer is eligible to buy agricultural land, a prerequisite that has been done away in many states now.

How can agricultural land be converted to commercial land in the Philippines?

R.A. 6657 Section 65 states that, a piece of agricultural land can be converted after the lapse of five (5) years from the granting of the award, if they are no longer economically feasible and sound for agricultural purposes or locality has become urbanized giving the subject lands greater value economic value for ...

Is agricultural land commercial or residential?

Agricultural land The use of agricultural land is limited to farming activities, and owners need to convert the same to non-agricultural property to use the property for residential or commercial purposes.

Can I build house in agricultural land?

Agricultural land cannot be used for constructing property. You need to get the land use converted from agricultural to residential before any construction.

Which type of land is not included in waste land?

These are the wastelands which are not available for cultivation. These include barren rocky lands, steep sloping areas and areas covered by snow or glaciers.

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