Because of potential risk of avalanches, the Governor of Svalbard reimposes the ban on residence in the upper parts of Lia starting from December 22nd, 2017. See the attached map.

The ban includes the following adresses: Vei 222-7, 222-9, 222-11, 222-13, 222-15, 222-17, Vei 226-10, 226-12, 226-31, 226-33, 226-35, 226-37. 

The decision has been made pursuant to The Police Act § 7, 2. section cf. 1. section nr. 2, cf. § 5. A violation of the ban is punishable under The Police Act § 30.