We, Haitham bin Tarik, the Sultan of Oman
after perusal of the Basic Statute of the State,
and in pursuance of public interest,
have decreed as follows
A natural reserve named “Khor Kharfot Archaeological Reserve in the Governorate of Dhofar” is hereby established, and the area, of which the dimensions are specified in the attached annex and map, is hereby designated to it.
The President of the Environment Authority shall issue the regulations and decisions for implementing this decree in coordination with the concerned ministries and bodies, provided they include the manner for managing the reserve, rules governing public entry, prescribed fees, timing of visits, permitted activities, banned activities, and appropriate administrative penalties in each case.
This decree shall be published in the Official Gazette, and comes into force on the day following the date of its publication.
Issued on: 14 Muharram 1443
Corresponding to: 23 August 2021
Haitham bin Tarik
Sultan of Oman
Published in Official Gazette 1405 issued on 29 August 2021.