In Ukraine, as of July 1, the boundaries of 16.675 thousand settlements, which accounts for 56% of their total (29.805 thousand), according to the website of the State Committee for Land Resources, referring to the director of the department of land management and agricultural lands of Alexander Krasnolutsky .
According to A. Krasnolutsky, the best indicator to identify and alter the boundaries of settlements in the Crimea, Vinnytsia, Volyn, Zaporozhye, Sumy, Khmelnytsky, Chernivtsi region (96%), the worst - in the Lviv, Ternopil, Kharkiv, Kherson, Cherkasy regions ( less than 3,5%).
Among the problems of demarcation boundaries of human settlements expert called the lack of a law on administrative and territorial unit and the general plans of settlements, based on which the established boundaries of settlements, the low level of financing operations; reluctance of local governments to address questions concerning the installation and change the boundaries of human settlements and areas .
In addition, according to A. Krasnolutsky, July 1, local authorities and executive bodies taken 2.241 thousand decisions on delimitation of state and communal ownership of 3.568 million hectares, representing 12% of the total land area subject to delimitation (29.247 million hectares).
In addition, the order making 426 land management projects on 1.462 million hectares, of which only 60 projects approved at 173.7 thousand hectares.
A. Krasnolutsky also reported that during the first half of this year, local authorities and executive authorities made 27 decisions on the demarcation of state and municipal authoritativeness on 47,5 thousand hectares.
Problematic moments in the demarcation of communal lands and goszemel property A. Krasnolutsky calls need to certify the right of communal ownership of land state certificate; disinterest of local governments in carrying out such work, the low level of funding for such work.