LICENSED LAND SURVEYORS ACT 1958Powers of a Licensed Land Surveyor
OCT09Q3(a) Under the Licensed Land Surveyors Act 1958 (Act 458), what are the powers of aLicensed Land Surveyor? 8M
Section 13 LLS Acts 1958Powers of a licensed land surveyor.
1. shall be entitled to practise his profession as a land surveyor 2. shall be authorised to undertake title surveys.3. May enter upon all lands which he is employed to survey, any neighbouring lands and anybuildings on such lands4. may emplace any boundary mark upon such lands5. may dig up any ground for the purpose of emplacing such boundary mark6. may cut down and remove any timber or other growth which may obstruct any survey line or anyboundary7. may permitted to inspect relevant Survey Department maps and plans8. may take copies of such information without payment of search fees
Limitation of a Licensed Land Surveyor
1. Nothing shall affect the right of the Director General of Survey to employ Government Surveyors or Licensed Land Surveyor on any type of title survey2. Nothing shall affect the right of person who is not being a Licensed land Surveyor to undertakesurveys other than title surveys3. Nothing shall exempt such licensed land surveyor or his assistant from liability for any damageoccurred during the survey.