Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine opens access to information about land owners and property of civil servants
OREANDA-NEWS. October 01, 2015. Ukrainian Government adopted certain decisions on providing an access to land and property registries. In particular, a directive is approved to enable citizens of Ukraine to freely surf, copy and print information about the subjects of proprietary rights listed in the State Service of Ukraine for Geodesy, Cartography and Cadastre (SSGCC).
The Government officials explain on the State Service of Ukraine for Geodesy, Cartography and Cadastre official website there will be posted data about the subjects of proprietary rights included to the registries of the SSGCC. Whereas, all land owners will be informed about appeals to their data. This decision, the officials assure, would ensure the legitimate rights and interests of citizens to obtain information.
In addition, the Ministry of Justice is to expand an access to the registries it operates. The Ukrainian citizens will have an ability to get information concerning relevant property by person’s name and this initiative is particularly aimed at disclosing data about the property in possession of public servants.
"Each citizen will have a chance to find out about the property in ownership of civil servants. It is a good anti-corruption control. At the same time, it is a sign of transparency and openness of the current government and the fact that we are open to dialogue with civil society", the Government officials emphasize.