Major milestone as new Keeper signs royal commissions

In her new role as Keeper of the Registers of Scotland, Jennifer Henderson now acts as the official face of RoS. This involves a number of responsibilities, and as discussed in our recent blog, several are related to our Chancery and Judicial Registers (CAJR). Jennifer makes her mark This week, Jennifer completed a major step in officially taking on the roles and responsibilities of the … Continue reading Major milestone as new Keeper signs royal commissions

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DPA: Delivering an effective deeds checking service

Development Plan Approval is one of our most important services at RoS. Over 230 developers have used DPA to check their development plans against registered titles, to rule out any extent issues. But that’s not the only benefit of DPA – did you know it also features a deed checking service? A complete registration service As part of DPA, RoS examines draft deed styles to … Continue reading DPA: Delivering an effective deeds checking service

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Lloyds Banking Group joins DDS

Blog by Kevin Stewart, Digital Uptake for DDS We’ve reached a major milestone for our Digital Discharge Service (DDS), as we welcomed Lloyds Banking Group to the service. In terms of standard security discharges, Lloyds processes the largest volume of applications in Scotland, so bringing them onto DDS will bring major benefits across the industry. Lloyds have been an important stakeholder for years, and they’ve … Continue reading Lloyds Banking Group joins DDS

Derek Oliver: From Port Seton to the Gold Coast!

It’s no secret who we’re supporting in this year’s Commonwealth Games! One of our own registration team members, Derek Oliver, is swapping Cockenzie for Australia’s Gold Coast this April as he joins the Scottish Lawn Bowls team. We caught up with him before he jetted off, finding out about his training schedule and journey to this year’s Games. What do you do in your day-to-day … Continue reading Derek Oliver: From Port Seton to the Gold Coast!

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Award nomination recognises our digital transformation

We’re in the midst of a digital transformation here at RoS, designed to bring more effective products and services to our customers. We’ve already made significant progress, which was recognised this week as RoS was shortlisted for the 2018 Public Sector Paperless Awards. Two key successes of 2017 recognised Our nomination is in the category of Process and Workflow Project of the Year, and it … Continue reading Award nomination recognises our digital transformation