Ministry of Lands, Housing,
Survey, and Urban Development
Oyo State Government LEARN MORE strip
Ministry of Lands, Housing, Survey,
and Urban Development
Oyo State Government LEARN MORE strip

Who We Are

The Oyo State Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development was initially established by an Edict, No 43 of 1954, and further amended as Edict No. 16 of 1981.

OYO State is blessed with abundant land resources on a landmass measuring about 28,454 square kilometers, under the management and control of the Ministry.

The Ministry has, over the years, been one of the leading revenue-generating Agencies of Government through its various activities and services.

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Vision

To strategically position the Ministry for effective service delivery of her statutory responsibilities on acquisition, survey and allocation of affordable land, housing delivery, with a view to creating a functionally balanced, socio-economically feasible and aesthetically pleasing sustainable environment, systematically conducive for living, working and recreation in Oyo State.

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Mission

To bring about operational efficiency and optimal utilization of human and material resources with a view to effectively facilitate acquisition, survey and allocation of affordable land, support provision of public infrastructure and establish stable, systematic and sustainable development of Oyo State.

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Mandate

To facilitate easy access to land for government, its agencies, individuals and private developers for social and economic development of Oyo State through the implementation of the State land policy;

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