A business forum was held in the Gabala region on the subject "Awareness-raising among the representatives of the local executive authority and municipalities, as well as individuals and legal entities for the enhancement of efficiency of the state control measures over the use and protection of land" with joint organizational support of the State Committee on Property Issues of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Gabala Region Executive Power. The purpose of the awareness-raising Business Forum was to increase the effectiveness of state control measures over the use and protection of lands, improve the works done, coordinate the activities of the Committee with state bodies, municipalities, legal entities and individuals in the organization of the land use for its intended purpose, explain their rights and obligations and inform public about this. Within the forum, the detailed information was provided on the regulation of land relations, the application of new principles and mechanisms in the state control over the use and protection of lands, taking into account the modern times challenges. Rights and responsibilities of the local executive power, municipalities, individuals, legal entities and other users in connection with the land use were brought to attention. The participants were explained the rules for the use and change of the land purpose depending on its category. Also, information was provided on the requirements of regulatory legal acts, cases of violation of these requirements, their causes and conditions. In conclusion, the issues exercising citizens were discussed with regard to the land problems they face every day. The Committee representatives provided the essential explanations in accordance with the requirements of the relevant legislative acts.