Palfau is a small town, cadastral and former municipality in the municipality in the district Liezen Landl with 394 inhabitants (as of 1 January 2014). As part of the municipality of structural reform in Styria is since 2015 with the municipalities Gams, Landl and the (previously located in the district of Leoben) Municipality Hieflau together, the new community bears the name Landl on. The basis for the Styrian municipality structure reform law - StGsrG. The boundaries of the districts Liezen and Leoben were changed so that the new community is entirely in the district Liezen.