Why voluntary land registration makes sense for commercial property owners

Russell Wilson, lead voluntary registration advisor for the commercial sector, gives us an insight into why increasing numbers of commercial property owners are choosing to move their titles to the Land Register of Scotland. With the land register due to replace the 400-year-old General Register of Sasines by 2024, owners of land and property across all sectors have the opportunity to move their property titles … Continue reading Why voluntary land registration makes sense for commercial property owners

Introducing our digital products and services

Blog post by Scott McLear, senior digital manager at RoS.

Digital is changing everything, from how we work to how we consume services. Technology is advancing every day, and the way we live our lives is overwhelmingly influenced by the internet. Digital is also significantly better for the environment, saving tonnes of paper every year.

That’s why at Registers of Scotland we have been undergoing digital transformation, moving us from a paper-based organisation to one that always does everything digitally as the first option.

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Latest developments from our last sprint!

Blog by Scott McLear, Senior Digital Manager at Registers of Scotland. It’s been a busy couple of weeks for the Digital Comms team here at Registers. Another sprint has come and gone, so we would like to share what we delivered with you. Knowledge Base Today marks another significant milestone in the development of the site with our new look guidance going live, moving away from the old PDF format. The … Continue reading Latest developments from our last sprint!

Simplifying Land Register Applications

Blog by Andrew Gilchrist, Comms Officer at Registers of Scotland. As you may have heard, here at RoS we’re progressing with our Land Register (LR) application API Service. This service simplifies the application process by integrating our eForms platform with customers’ own IT systems, to automatically prepopulate LR applications. With this API, the user experiences a seamless transition of data throughout the application process, with no need … Continue reading Simplifying Land Register Applications

Sprint #1: Even Santa delivered less!

Blog by Scott McLear, Senior Digital Manager at Registers of Scotland. It’s been a busy couple of weeks for the Digital Comms team here at Registers. Another sprint has come and gone, so we would like to share what we delivered with you. #RoS400 website refresh The General Register of Sasines may be 400 years old, but the website doesn’t need to look like it is! The team have … Continue reading Sprint #1: Even Santa delivered less!