RoS approach to Qualified Electronic Signatures

RoS’ approach to the acceptance of electronically signed deeds has been intertwined with the creation, signing and submission of structured deeds within our systems. In other words, RoS have always envisaged obtaining operational benefits (through automation and re-use of data) from the introduction of a digital registration service in parallel with opening up the land register to electronically signed deeds. A query received, which suggested, … Continue reading RoS approach to Qualified Electronic Signatures

Responding to customer questions on our new arrear strategy

Thank you for the comments on my recent blog post on tackling the arrear. Maintaining strong communication with the legal profession is something I feel very strongly about, and I am always pleased when people take the time to get in touch.  Given that the points raised could be of wider interest to our customers I felt that a follow up blog would be the most direct and transparent way to … Continue reading Responding to customer questions on our new arrear strategy

Catch up with RoS

Stay up to date with everything happening at Registers of Scotland (RoS) with our monthly update. This is a bumper edition covering the period from the end of March to the end of May. Key messages: Corporate Plan 2021-2026 Future of Conveyancing Conference – spaces now limited Register Land and Property – update New Register of Persons Holding a Controlled Interest in Land Equalities mainstreaming … Continue reading Catch up with RoS

Changes to fees

Blog post by Kenny Crawford Business Development Director at RoS. On 1 April 2021 fees for registration, searches and rejections will change. This will be the first major amendment to our statutory fees since 2011. Applications received after midnight on the 30 March will be charged at the new rates. RoS fees contribute to the Scottish Government consolidated fund from which we receive our funding. … Continue reading Changes to fees

Looking ahead to 2021

Stay up to date with everything happening at Registers of Scotland (RoS) with our monthly update. Key messages: Re-opening the application record Digital Submissions consultation closes on 01 Feb 2021 RCI (Registers of Persons Holding a Controlled Interest in Land) Read the latest blog on our enhanced approach to Sasines Top tips to avoid rejections Fee Review Consultation Non-Executive Director recruitment Re-opening the application record … Continue reading Looking ahead to 2021