What to expect from our autumn campaign

Blog post by Jennifer Henderson, the Keeper of  the Registers of Scotland. At Registers of Scotland, we understand that this is a huge time of change for our organisation and our stakeholders, with the developments that come with our digital transformation reaching each and every one of our customers. For 400 years, we have been testing, evolving and reflecting, and we understand the importance of … Continue reading What to expect from our autumn campaign

What is a plans settler… And how do we map Scotland’s land ownership?

Recently, Jennifer — the Keeper of the Registers of Scotland — spent a morning with the First Registration team to learn about ‘plans settling’. But what exactly is plans settling, and what does a ‘plans settler’ do? One of our registration team has lifted the lid for us on what their role involves and how they’re using digital technology to map Scotland’s land ownership. What … Continue reading What is a plans settler… And how do we map Scotland’s land ownership?

My day shadowing the keeper: Maya Drennan

Blog post by Maya Drennan, Customer Service Adviser at RoS. To mark Scotland’s Year of Young People, my colleague Antoine and I had the chance to experience a typical day in the life of our keeper and Chief Executive, Jennifer Henderson. To give us an insight into what is involved in Jennifer’s role, it was arranged that we would shadow Jennifer and accompany her to … Continue reading My day shadowing the keeper: Maya Drennan

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ScotLIS user stories: Shepherd and Wedderburn

As part of our series of blogs sharing our customers’ experiences of ScotLIS, we spoke to Emma De Sailly from Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP. She is a Rural Property and Business Solicitor at the firm, and has recently made the switch from Registers Direct to ScotLIS. Here she shares her experience of the new service, and why she agrees it’s the platform of choice for … Continue reading ScotLIS user stories: Shepherd and Wedderburn

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New milestones, new lenders, new features: Continued progress for DDS

With its fully digital customer journey that delivers increased efficiency for solicitors, lenders and RoS alike, the Digital Discharge Service (DDS) has been one of the earliest success stories in our digital transformation. It’s been just over a year since its official launch, and we’ve continued to reach new milestones, bring new firms on board and add new features to the service. 20,000 discharges and … Continue reading New milestones, new lenders, new features: Continued progress for DDS

ScotLIS tips #1: Map updates, downloading title information and more

In this new blog series, we’ll be looking at some of the new features we’re introducing to ScotLIS, designed to meet our users’ ongoing business needs and make it an intuitive and effective service. We’re also using the improved mapping functionality of ScotLIS to support changes in the way our users interact with RoS spatial data– read on to find out more. Download title information … Continue reading ScotLIS tips #1: Map updates, downloading title information and more