Samoa Land Corporation

Board of Directors

Lavea Lemalu Tupuola Sione Malifa (Chair)
Taimalie Ernest Betham
Tufuga Fagaloa Tufuga
Rev Tunupopo Patu
To’omata Tua Afamasaga
Su’a Henry Fruean
Tuilagi James Bartley


The Samoa Land Corporation (SLC) was established in 1990 to manage and divest 24,000 acres of land formerly owner by the Western Samoa Trust Estates Corporation.

The overall goal of the Corporation is to divest its assets on a commercial basis, to assist with the promotion of socio-economic development opportunities for the people of Samoa and generate revenue for Government.

SLC is subject to the:

SLC is governed by a board of directors that is responsible to the Minister of Public Enterprises.

Vision and Mission

SLC’s vision is “to ensure current and future generations of Samoa benefit from the sustainable management of all SLC assets”. Its mission is “to promote social and economic development opportunities for the people of Samoa, through the efficient and effective use of all Corporations’ assets”.

Community Service Obligations

SLC does not provide any community service obligations.

Financial Highlights

Financial Highlights (ST ‘000) 2013 2014 2015 5-yr Average
Revenue 11,293 8,985 9,356 7,955
Net Profit After Tax 509 249 -636 195
CSO payments 0 0 N/A N/A
Total Assets 120,070 122,122 119,113 119,666
Total Liabilities 66,401 68,328 62,870 39,758
Shareholders Funds 53,669 53,794 56,243 79,908
ROE % 1% 0% -1% 0%
ROA % 0% 0% -1% 0%
Asset Utilization 9% 7% 8% 7%
Cash / Current liabilities 0.433 0.019 N/A N/A

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