MILITAR AREA AFFECTED HAVE TO OBTAIN PREVIOUS AUTHORISATION MINISTRY OF DEFENSE FOR NON EU RESIDENTS
MilitaryAuthorization affects only non-EU foreigners (although resident in Spain ) and it is unusual , however , in certain areas , including the acquisition of real property or real rights need inexcusable to obtain authorization from the Spanish Military Ministry.
Areas like Torrevieja, Orihuela, San Miguel de Salinas, Torre Pacheco, Balsicas, Cartagena, Mazarron, are areas affected areas with such restrictions.
This obligation is regulated by the Law 8/1975, and the Royal Decree 689/1978 . Although this law is considered outdated in modern times , it is in full force and have to have it in mind because its effects can prevent the sale to a non-EU eventual buyers.
This regulation states in Article 40 . 1. “For the purposes set out in previous articles, notaries and property registrars shall require the presentation of a military authorization, prior to the granting or registration of public documents relating to the acts or contracts affecting to properties, real estates, transmission of domain, or establishment of real rights to those articles refer . “