Presentation of Certificates of Comfort
On November 1, 2017, the Honourable Randall Mitchell, Minister of Housing and Urban Development, presented Certificates of Comfort to eighteen individuals at the Land Settlement Agency’s Tacarigua office.
By the end of the December 2017, an additional three hundred persons will receive Certificates of Comfort.
The Certificate of Comfort is the first stage in the squatter regularisation process. To be eligible for a Certificate of Comfort, one had to have been living on the land before the 1st January 1998 and applied for regularisation prior to October 27, 2000.