Stay up to date with everything happening at Registers of Scotland (RoS) with our monthly update. Key messages: Our new plans for unlocking Sasine’s records Annual Report and Accounts 2019-20 publication Fee increase and upcoming fee review Key Performance Indicator (KPI) and Plans Assistance Service (PAS) reviews Non-Executive Director recruitment Unlocking Sasine’s records As we work to recover from the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID–19), … Continue reading RoS embracing change
Accountable Officer Janet Egdell gives a short overview of our 2019-20 Annual Report and Accounts. Last week we published our 2019-20 Annual Report and Accounts, giving an outline of our key business activities and performance over the past financial year. During a year in which we received over 700,000 applications for registration, the report highlights many successes for RoS in 2019-20. These include increasing our … Continue reading Our 2019-20
RoS’ enhanced approach to unlocking the General Register of Sasines. The year has brought many challenges to the people and organisations of Scotland and Registers of Scotland (RoS) is no different. It has also given us the opportunity to reflect on how we continue to deliver our services and a chance to evaluate our tools, approaches and ways of working. As we work to recover … Continue reading Who owns Scotland?
Digital communications have transformed the way that we talk to one another but I firmly believe there are times when nothing can beat a face-to-face conversation. Don’t get me wrong, I am proud to lead an organisation which is digitally-driven, because that delivers ease of service, speed and better support to our customers. Furthermore, I’m quite happy to admit that more of my working life … Continue reading Message from the Keeper: December 2019
Blog post by Jennifer Henderson, Keeper of the Registers of Scotland. Earlier this year I shared information about our registration arrear and measures we’ve put in place to help stabilise and eradicate it within the next 12 months. During this period in order to provide additional support to our customers for urgent cases, I introduced an expedite process and committed to not reject applications (unless … Continue reading Lenders campaign update
Blog post by Fiona Mckie, Head of Land Register Completion. In May 2014 ministers invited us to complete Scotland’s land register by 2024, including all public land by 2019. Such ambitious timescales have meant collaboration is key and since that announcement over 4 years ago work has been going on, behind the scenes, to ensure we do everything we can to achieve it. Completing the … Continue reading Land register completion: a collaborative journey