Edict of the President of the Republic of Belarus

(Unofficial translation)

 

Edict of the President of the Republic of Belarus

No. 114 of March 20, 1996
[Amended as of December 30, 2016]

 

On Free Economic Zones on the Territory of the Republic of Belarus

 

With the aim to ensure favorable conditions for economic development of regions of the Republic of Belarus, mobilization of foreign investments, creation of new jobs, acceleration of scientific and technological progress, development of trade and economic cooperation with other states I hereby decree:

1. [Excluded]

2. To establish the free economic zone "Brest" (hereinafter -- FEZ "Brest") for the term until December 31, 2049.

To establish the total area of the FEZ "Brest" equal to 10 697.1283 hectares according to the Appendix.

The FEZ "Brest" is a complex zone.

The financing of the development of the FEZ "Brest", including industrial, engineering, transport, and other infrastructure, inclusive of the maintenance of the administration of the FEZ "Brest" and other expenses, specified by the legislation, for ensuring the functioning of the zone, is to be made at the expense of funds of the republic budget and the development fund of the FEZ "Brest".

The mentioned fund is to be formed at the expense of rent payments for land within the limits of the FEZ "Brest", proceeds received in accordance with the contracts about conditions of activity in the zone, and other proceeds in accordance with the legislation.

The specific sources of forming of that fund and directions of spending its means are to be determined by the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus.

3. The Government of the Republic of Belarus shall, within two months:

3.1. approve:

Regulations on FEZ "Brest" with indication of the following: exact name of the zone; specific features of its legal status; terms of functioning of the zone; objectives and tasks to be implemented therein; a list, structure and jurisdiction of administrative and control bodies of the zone; ways of their interaction with other state bodies and economic entities operating in the FEZ;

Regulations on the Administration of the FEZ "Brest".

3.2. Together with respective local bodies of administration and self-administration operating on the territory of the FEZ "Brest", solve the issue of transferring under the authority of the Administration of this zone the objects being in the republic and municipal ownership in the order specified by the legislation.

4. To propose to the National Bank to establish its branches in the FEZ "Brest", if required, and to solve the issue of licensing foreign currency operations performed by banks (branches of banks) located on its territory.

5. The Ministry of Management of State Property and Privatization together with Administration of the FEZ "Brest" shall, within two months, approve a list of objects being in the state ownership and subject to top-priority privatization on the FEZ territory.

6. Local executive and administrative bodies operating on the territory of the FEZ "Brest" shall delegate to the Administration of the FEZ the powers specified by the present Edict, including the right to perform the state registration of economic entities, submit a statement of claim to the court for termination or cessation of economic entities-residents of the zone, as well as their representative offices in the FEZ in the case of violation of the legislation by them.

7. The present Edict enters in force from the date of its publication.

 

Appendix

to the Edict of the President

of the Republic of Belarus

No. 114 of March 20, 1996

(as edited by Edict of the President

of the Republic of Belarus

No 508 of December 12, 2016)

Boundaries of the Free Economic Zone "Brest"

The land plot No. 1 in the city of Brest and Brest district having the area of 10 115.877 hectares is limited in the north by lands of the State Forestry Institution "Brest Forestry Husbandry", of the Production Republic's Unitary Enterprise "Brestoblgaz", of the Communal Unitary Agricultural Enterprise "Young Guards", of the Republic's Unitary Enterprise "Minskavtodor-Centre", by reserve lands of the Brest district, by lands of the Communal Unitary Agricultural Enterprise "Young Guards", by lands of the village "Bolshiye Kosichi of the Chernin Rural Council of the Brest district, of the Communal Unitary Agricultural Enterprise "Young Guards", by lands of the village of Charitony of the Chernin Rural Council of the Brest district, of the Communal Unitary Enterprise on Design, Repairs and Construction of Roads “Brestobldorstroi", of the Communal Unitary Agricultural Enterprise "Young Guards", of the Transport Republic's Unitary Enterprise "Brest Branch of the Belarusian Railways"; in the north-west - by common-use lands of the city of Brest, by lands of the Joint Enterprise "VescoBel" limited liability company, of the Joint-Stock Company "Tsvetotron", by common-use lands of the city of Brest,  by lands of the Garage-Construction Consumer Cooperative "Sygnal", of the Transport Republic's Unitary Enterprise "Brest Branch of the Belarusian Railways"; in the east – by lands of the State specialized educational and sporting institution "Brest regional centre of Olympic reserve for aquatic sports", by common-use lands of the city of Brest, by lands of the State specialized educational and sporting institution "Brest regional centre Olympic reserve for rowing", by common-use lands of the city of Brest (adjacent to the street October Revolution), by lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company "Prodtovary", by common-use lands of the city of Brest, by lands of the citizen Detsuk Elena Gueorguievna, by common-use lands of the city of Brest, by lands of the citizen Maroshchuk Alexander Petrovich, by common-use lands of the city of Brest, by lands of the Foreign Limited Liability Company "LUKOIL Byelorussia", by common-use lands of the city of Brest;  in the southeast – by common-use lands of the city of Brest, by lands of the Joint-Stock Company "Tsvetotron", by common-use lands of the city of Brest, by lands of the Transport Republic's Unitary Enterprise "Brest Branch of the Belarusian Railways", by lands of the citizens Grishko Tatiana Dmitriyevna and Kravchuk Elena Valentinovna (to south east from the dwelling house No. 51 on the Suvorova street); from the south – by the lands of the Transport Republic's Unitary Enterprise "Brest Branch of the Belarusian Railways", of the Limited Limited Liability Company "Krok", of the Joint Limited Limited Liability Company "ForpostAvto", by common-use lands of the city of Brest, by lands of the Production Unitary Enterprise "Prilukskaya Storona"; in the south-west – by the State Border of the Republic of Belarus with the Republic of Poland; in the west –  by common-use lands of the city of Brest, by lands of the Joint-Stock Company "Tsvetotron", of the Joint Enterprise "VescoBel" limited liability company, of the Belarus-German joint enterprise "Santa-Bremor" limited liability company, of the Joint-Stock Company "Tsvetotron", Joint Belarus-German enterprise "Delpha-Bug"  limited liability company, of the Joint Limited Liability Company "MLECH", of the citizens Aksyutik Raisa Ivanovna, Godun Vladimir Petrovich, Karanchuk Vera Petrovna, Godun Guennadiy Ivanovich, Shepetun Irina Pavlovna, Mironiuk Irina Nikolevna, Samusik Tatiana Vitalievna, Ermoshina Nina Dmitrievna, Kachalovcki Anatoliy Vladimirovich, Koval Tatiana Vasilievna, Zhitiokevich Inna Mikhailovna, Bogdan Olga Vladimirovna, Panasiuk Tatiana Mikhailovna, Zhuchenkova Nina Alexeevna, of the Limited Limited Liability Company "Idea", of the Limited Limited Liability Company "ERNIS", of the Limited Limited Liability Company "Maikona".

The land plot No. 2 in the city of Baranovichi (lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company “Baranovichi Industrial Cotton Amalgamation” (40.01 hectares), of the Brest Republic's Unitary Enterprise of Electric Power Industry "Brestenergo" (0.0204 hectares) having the area of 40.0304 hectares is limited in the north by lands of the Transport Republic's Unitary Enterprise "Baranovichi Branch of the Belarusian Railways" (railroad Brest-Moscow); in the east – by common-use lands of the city of Baranovichi; in the south – by Fabrichnaia street and by lands of the Communal Unitary Communal Enterprise “Housing Repair and Maintenance Administration of Baranovichi”; in the west – by Kirova Street.

The land plot No. 3 in the city of Baranovichi (lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company “Barkhim”) having the area of 7,4989 hectares is limited in the north by lands of the Transport Republic’s Unitary Enterprise “Baranovichi Branch of the Belarusian Railways” (railways Baranovichi–Luninets); in the east – by lands of the Industrial Unitary Enterprise “BARANOVICHI ENTERPRISE OF OUTWORK” of the PUBLIC ASSOCIATION “BELARUSIAN SOCIETY OF DISABLED PERSONS”; in the south – by Prominskogo street and lands of the citizens Gurinovich Olga Ivanovna, Kirey Alexandra Nikolaevna; in the west – by lands of the Closed Joint-Stock Company “Zepter-Bank”, of the Limited Liability Company “Belgates”, of the citizens Polyko Boris Nikitich, Polyko Sofia Romanovna, Baranovichi Urban Executive Committee and by common-use lands of the city of Baranovichi.

The land plot No. 4 in the city of Baranovichi  (lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company "Baranovichsky Plant of Automatic Lines") having the area of 27.3674 hectares is limited in the north by common-use lands of the city of Baranovichi; in the south by lands of the Limited Liability Company "ARD-Uslugi"; in the east – by common-use lands of the city of Baranovichi; in the south-west – by lands of the education institution "Baranovichsky State Professional Liceum of Machine-Building" and of the the Brest Republic's Unitary Enterprise of Electric Power Industry "Brestenergo".

The land plot No. 5 in the city of Kobrin (lands of the Joint Limited Liability Company “PP-Polesie” (25,1877 hectares), of the individual entrepreneur Mikhaluk Elena Urievna (0,1161 hectares), of the Open Joint-Stock Company “Kobrin Spinning and Weaving Factory “Ruchaika” (9,0762 hectares) having the area of 34,38 hectares is limited in the north by lands of the Republic’s Affiliated Unitary Enterprise on oil product supply “BELORUSNEFT-BRESTOBLNEFTEPRODUKT” (refueling station), of the Internal Affairs Department of Kobrin Urban Executive Committee (station of diagnostics of the State Automobile Inspection) and Sovetskaya Street; in the east – by Nikolaeva street; in the south – by lands of the citizen of the Russian Federation Fedorov Sergey Nikolaevich, of the Open Joint-Stock Company “Belagroprombank”, of the Joint Belarusian and Russian Open Joint-Stock Company “Belgasprombank”, of the individual entrepreneur Krivitskaya Angelika Olegovna, of the Joint Limited Liability Company “ViGe trans”, of the Private Trade and Industrial Unitary Enterprise “StroiMetIzdelie”, of the individual entrepreneur Korneichik Vladimir Ivanovich, of the Open Joint-Stock Society “Kobrin Spinning and Weaving Factory “Ruchaika”, of the citizen Kisel Boris Andreevich, of the Open Joint-Stock Company “Belvnesheconombank”, of the Private Trade and Industrial Unitary Enterprise “Express-plast-service”, of the Private Industrial and Trade Unitary Enterprise “KIZBel”, of the Institution “Brest Regional Department of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Belarus”, of the Private Trade Unitary Enterprise “Molchanov Petr Mikhailovich” and by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin; in the west – by the soil-reclamation channel passing along the border of lands of the city of Kobrin and the village Mazuri of Khidrinsky Rural Council of the Kobrin district.

The land plot No. 6 in the city of Kobrin having the area of 76.0011 hectares is limited in the north by lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company "Kiselevtsy, of the citizen Makasevich Yuri Nikolaevich; in the east – by lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company "Kiselevtsy; in the south –  by lands of the Communal Unitary Enterprise on Design, Repairs and Construction of Local Roads “Brestobldorstroi"; in the west – by lands of the Republic's Unitary Enterprise of Highways "Brestavtodor".

The land plot No. 7 in the city of Kobrin having the area of 13.4098 hectares is limited in the north by lands of the citizen Tolkovets Grigory Petrovich, by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin, of the Internal Affairs Department of Kobrin Urban Executive Committee; in the east, west and south – by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin.

The land plot No. 8 in the city of Kobrin having the area of 19.7628 hectares is limited in the north by lands of the Limited Liability Company "CountryMilk", by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin; in the east – by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin, of the Department of Education, Sport and Tourism of Kobrin Urban Executive Committee; in the south – by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin; in the west – by lands of Kobrin-Maloritsa interdistrict organizational structure of the republican state-public association "Voluntary Association for Assistance to Army, Aviation and Fleet of the Republic of Belarus", of the Limited Liability Company "K-Poliren", by lands of the  Khidrinsky Rural Council of the Kobrin district, by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin.

The land plot No. 9 in the city of Kobrin having the area of 80.7256 hectares is limited in the north by lands of the Foreign Limited Liability Company "BissoloGabrieleFarm"; in the east – by lands of the Foreign Limited Liability Company "BissoloGabrieleFarm", by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin; in the south – by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin, by lands of the Transport Republic's Unitary Enterprise "Brest Branch of the Belarusian Railways", by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin; in the west – by lands of the Private Production and Trade Unitary Enterprise "Fakel", by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin.

The land plot No. 10 in the city of Kobrin having the area of 203.4447 hectares is limited in the north by lands of the Transport Republic's Unitary Enterprise "Brest Branch of the Byelorussian Railways", of the citizen Cheberkus Vladimir Alexandrovich; in the north-east – by lands of citizens Rataiko Natalia Nikolaevna, Malchuk Nadiezhda Eremeevnf, Lotsuk Nadiezhda Konstantinovna, Kovalev Vladimir Leontiervich, by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin, by lands the citizen Smirnov Valeriy Konstantinovich, by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin, of the Joint Limited Liability Company “PP-Polesie”, by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin, by lands of the citizens Krymskaia Lidia Anatolievnf, Zaretski Alexandr Petrovich, by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin,  by lands of the citizens Karbunar Nadezhda Emelianovna, Mironiuk Valentina Viktorovna, Kliuka Nikolai Alexandrovich, of the Private Trading Unitary Enterprise "Santa Retail"; in the east – by lands of the Additional Liability Company "SPB-limited", by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin, by lands of the Limited Liability Company "Company Elida", of the Open Joint-Stock Company "Kobrin Tool Plant 'SITOMO'", by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin; in the south – by common-use lands of the city of Kobrin, by reserve lands of the Kobrin district, by lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company "Kobrin Poultry Factory", of the Batchin Rural Council of the Kobrin district, of the Communal Unitary Enterprise on Design, Repairs and Construction of Local Roads “Brestobldorstroi"; in the west – by lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company "Kobrin Poultry Factory".

The land plot No. 11 in the city of Pinsk (lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company “Pinsk Industrial and Trade Amalgamation “Polesie”) having the area of 24,6572 hectares is limited in the north by lands of the Institution “Brest Regional Department of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Belarus”, of the Brest Republic’s Unitary Enterprise of the Electricity “Brestenergo”, Fedotova Street and by common-use lands of the city of Pinsk; in the east – by common-use lands of the city of Pinsk; in the south – by Centralnaya street and by common-use lands of the city of Pinsk; in the west – by lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company “Pinsk Industrial and Trade Society “Polesie” (parking lot),  by Pervomaiskaya street.

The land plot No. 12 in the city of Pinsk (lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company “Pinsk Factory of Artificial Leather (4.9021 hectares), of the Joint Limited Liability Company “INTERPLAST” (0,0794 hectares) having the area of 4,9815 hectares is limited in the north by Brestskaya street; in the east – by lands of the Transport Republic’s Unitary Enterprise “Brest Branch of the Belarusian Railways” (branch railway on the territory of the Open Joint-Stock Company “Pinsk Factory of Artificial Leather”); in the south – by lands of the Closed Joint-Stock Society “Holding Company “Pinskdrev”; in the west – by Korbuta Street and by common-use lands of the city of Pinsk.

The land plot No. 13 in the city of Pinsk (lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company "Kuzlitmash" having the area of 46.173 hectares is limited in the north by Zholtovskogo avenue; in the west – by Dostoievski street; in the south-east – by Kozubovski street.

The land plot No. 14 in the city of Gantsevichi (lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company “Modul”) having the area of 2,1949 hectares is limited in the north by Pobedy Street; in the east – by lands of the Department of Education of Gantsevichi District Executive Committee and common-use lands of the city own of Gantsevichi; in the south – by lands of Gantsevichi Regional Consumer Society; in the west – by lands of the Communal Unitary Multisectoral Production Enterprise of the Housing and Communal Enterprise “Gantsevichi RGKH”.

The land plot No. 15 in the city of Gantsevichi (lands of the Open Joint-Stock Company “Modul”) having the area of 0,624 hectares is limited in the north and west by lands of the State Unitary Production Enterprise “Gantsevichi PMS”; in the south – by lands of the Private Trade Unitary Enterprise “Mukha S.V.”; in the east – by lands of the citizen Ivanov Dmitry Savvich and by Oktyabskaya street.

 

* unofficial translation *