Marking National Coding Week at RoS

Blog post by Andrew Gilchrist, communications officer at the Registers of Scotland. It’s National Coding Week, which is part of a global initiative that encourages people to learn digital skills and engage with the coding community. Coding is a massive part of our digital transformation, as we develop new products and services like the Digital Discharge Service (DDS) and ScotLIS. Below, you’ll find a snapshot … Continue reading Marking National Coding Week at RoS

DDS: Reducing rejections and adding new features

Blog post by Andrew Gilchrist, communications officer here at RoS. Since its full launch in May, our Digital Discharge Service (DDS) has continued to prove popular with solicitors and lenders alike. Here we’ll showcase how DDS helps reduce rejected applications, and also highlight some of the new features we’ve introduced since launch. Reducing rejections Compared with the paper discharge process, DDS considerably reduces the likelihood … Continue reading DDS: Reducing rejections and adding new features

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Message from the Keeper – July 2017

For Registers of Scotland, July has been a month marked by collaboration, integration and sharing experiences of digital transformation. One of the highlights has been our meeting with Landgate, the land registration organisation for Western Australia. Though they may be on the other side of the world, Landgate share our commitment to putting innovation and digital transformation at the heart of everything we do. In … Continue reading Message from the Keeper – July 2017

It’s here! The Digital Discharge Service is now LIVE!

After months of careful development, we gave the green light and our Digital Discharge Service (DDS) went live. It’s already proving a great success with our customers, with over 100 users signing up to the system since launch. DDS offers a vastly improved service compared with the existing paper-based process. All steps of the discharge, encompassing the activities of solicitors, lenders and RoS, are centralised … Continue reading It’s here! The Digital Discharge Service is now LIVE!

Introducing our new 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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Digital Discharge Service Live: Your Conveyancer

Blog by Andrew Gilchrist, Comms Officer at Registers of Scotland. Our product team has been hard at work on our new Digital Discharge Service (DDS), and we’re excited at the potential it holds for both RoS and our customers. But to get deeper insight on DDS’ potential it’s always best to speak to real users, so I joined Kevin Stewart, one of our Account Managers, on a … Continue reading Digital Discharge Service Live: Your Conveyancer

Digital Discharge Service (DDS) Live: Clydesdale Bank

Blog by Andrew Gilchrist, Comms Officer at Registers of Scotland. We’re excited to report that the rollout of our Digital Discharge Service (DDS) is continuing by leaps and bounds, and last month, Clydesdale Bank began using the live beta version of the service. We went to meet them and answer any questions they might have; as with the solicitor visit, I joined to gain a first-hand look … Continue reading Digital Discharge Service (DDS) Live: Clydesdale Bank