The iTaukei Land Trust Board (TLTB) was set up in 1940 as the Native Land Trust Board under the iTaukei Land Trust Act known then as the Native Land Trust Act. Its initial purpose was to secure, protect and manage land ownership rights assigned to the iTaukei landowners and to facilitate the commercial transactions that revolve around its use.
iTaukei land comprises 91 percent of all the land in Fiji and was permanently deeded by the British Crown in the 1880’s. To put it in simple terms, these land cannot be sold. It will forever remain the property