The aim of this Resolution is to regulate the appropriation of lands by foreigners. The present Resolution is composed of 5 articles. Article 1 defines the zones and areas in which foreigners (physical or juridical persons) can appropriate lands in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Articles 2 and 3 specify the conditions and requirements for the appropriation of lands by foreigners.
Amended by: Resolution No. 67 of 2006 amending Resolution No. 43 of 2003 concerning the appropriation of land by foreigners. (2006-12-13)
Amended by: Resolution No. 67 of 2006 amending Resolution No. 43 of 2003 concerning the possession of lands and buildings by non Bahrainis. (2006-12-13)
Repeals: Resolution No. 5 of 2001 defining the zones in which foreigners can appropriate lands. (2001-02-27)
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In 1783, the Sunni Al-Khalifa family took power in Bahrain. In order to secure these holdings, it entered into a series of treaties with the UK during the 19th century that made Bahrain a British protectorate. The archipelago attained its independence in 1971.