Limited area of ​​validity
From January 1st 2019 the Avannaata Municipal Plan 2018-2030 became applicable and has since then been in effect
This means that the Qaasuitsup Municipal Plan 2014-2026 has since January 1st 2019 only been applicable to Kommune Qeqertalik.

Who determines area allotment?

§ 3 Authority on areas

3.1 The municipal council is the sole authority on areas within all towns, settlements and open country in the municipality. Through area allotment, the right of use for a specific purpose is awarded for a defined area.

As regards areas in open country, special conditions apply to hearings, as stated in the special provisions.

3.2 However, the Government of Greenland may permit area use pursuant to public works acts and national planning directives, cf. section 38, sub-section 4 of the Planning Act. Furthermore, the Government of Greenland may grant area allotment for activities pursuant to the Minerals Resources Act, cf. section 87, sub-section 2.

Avannaata Kommunia · Postboks 1023 · 3952 Ilulissat · Grønland · · E-mail: · Tlf.: +299 70 18 00
Kommune Qeqertalik · Postboks 220 · 3950 Aasiaat · Grønland · · E-mail: · Tlf.: +299 70 19 00
Last edited 8-4-2014