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

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Message from the Keeper – March 2017

March has been a month full of accomplishments for RoS. From business product updates and stakeholder consultations to our continuing celebrations marking 400 years of land registration, there’s much to report over the last month. And as ever, I feel extremely proud and positive about all the new developments ongoing at RoS. Our digital transformation continues to progress, and this month we’re finalising our response … Continue reading Message from the Keeper – March 2017

Digital Discharge Service – we’ve hit 100!

Blog by Andrew Gilchrist, Comms Officer at Registers of Scotland. Regular readers of our blog will know we’ve been rolling out a new digital discharge service (DDS). Last week, we reached a major milestone, with our 100th live application successfully settled and submitted. We’ll soon be expanding DDS to a wider group of participants – read on to find out more details on how to get involved. … Continue reading Digital Discharge Service – we’ve hit 100!

Digital Discharge

Blog by Stef Brown, Senior product owner at Registers of Scotland. Stephanie Brown from Registers of Scotland tells us exactly what you need to know about digital discharges. Registers of Scotland (RoS) in conjunction with the Law Society of Scotland and Council of Mortgage Lenders has been reviewing the discharge process with the aim of introducing efficiencies to all parties by providing a streamlined process.  Similar activity … Continue reading Digital Discharge