Laws governing real estate in the Slovak Republic include, in particular, the following acts: Act No. 40/1964 Coll. the Civil Code; Act No. 513/1991 Coll. the Commercial Code; Act No. 50/1976 Coll. on Territorial Planning and Building Code (the Building Act); Act No. 162/1995 Coll. on the Land Registry and the Registration of Ownership Titles and Other Rights to Real Estate (Cadastral Act); Act No. 182/1993 Coll. on the Ownership of Apartments and Non-residential Premises; Act No. 116/1990 Coll. on the Lease and Sublease of Non-residential Premises; and Act No. 202/1995 Coll. the Foreign Exchange Act.
This article first appeared in the 2013 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Real Estate; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London. www.iclg.co.uk.