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Vote for Hillary – Guide Dog of the Year 2018

Blog by Jacq Kelly, Media and Public Affairs Manager here at RoS There’s been a lot of love shown towards Hillary, RoS’ guide dog extraordinaire, since she and I started working at Meadowbank House in May last year. When I arrived on my first day she already had her own bowl. A bed that looks comfier than mine followed shortly after, as did many much appreciated … Continue reading Vote for Hillary – Guide Dog of the Year 2018

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Year of Young People: Erin Lynch

Blog post by Isla Cameron, Corporate Communications Assistant here at RoS We have continued to ask around the business for those under the age of 26 to answer some questions on their time at RoS as part of Year of Young People this year. These blog stories are some insights on the next generation of RoS staff that we are helping to build using these activities … Continue reading Year of Young People: Erin Lynch

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Message from the Keeper: June 2018

My third month at RoS has kept me busy, but has been marked by really positive interaction with customers and colleagues. Close collaboration with customers and colleagues It’s been a month marked by meeting customers and building stronger partnerships with other public bodies. The opportunity to speak at the Law Society of Scotland’s It’s the Law conference was incredibly valuable, and one of my personal … Continue reading Message from the Keeper: June 2018

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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

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Registers of Scotland challenge Adam Smith Business School students

Blog by Fiona McKie, Head of Innovation at RoS One of the best things about working in innovation at RoS is that I get to be involved in activities that allow us to collaborate externally and work with people from different sectors, professional backgrounds or perspectives, achieving outcomes that would not have been possible if taken from a single viewpoint. The University of Glasgow Adam … Continue reading Registers of Scotland challenge Adam Smith Business School students

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Updated land registration application form: Transition period ends

As you may already be aware, in March 2018 we introduced an enhanced and improved version of our land registration application form (LRAF). We’ve had positive feedback on this form, which has been designed with input from customers. Over the past three months, as discussed on our blog and social channels, we’ve been in the transition period for the new form, but the end of … Continue reading Updated land registration application form: Transition period ends