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Land Registration etc. (Scotland) Act 2012

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Part 1 The Land Register

    1. The Land Register of Scotland

      1. 1.The Land Register of Scotland

    2. Structure and contents of the register

      1. 2.The parts of the register

    3. Title sheets and the title sheet record

      1. 3.Title sheets and the title sheet record

      2. 4.Title and lease title numbers

      3. 5.Structure of title sheets

      4. 6.The property section of the title sheet

      5. 7.The proprietorship section of the title sheet

      6. 8.The securities section of the title sheet

      7. 9.The burdens section of the title sheet

      8. 10.What is entered or incorporated by reference in a title sheet

    4. The cadastral map

      1. 11.The cadastral map

      2. 12.Cadastral units

      3. 13.The cadastral map: further provision

    5. The archive record

      1. 14.The archive record

    6. The application record

      1. 15.The application record

    7. Tenements etc.

      1. 16.Tenements and other flatted buildings

    8. Shared plots

      1. 17.Shared plots

      2. 18.Shared plot and sharing plot title sheets

      3. 19.Conversion of shared plot title sheet to ordinary title sheet

      4. 20.Shared plot title sheets in relation to registered leases

  3. Part 2 Registration

    1. Applications for registration

      1. 21.Application for registration of deed

      2. 22.General application conditions

      3. 23.Conditions of registration: transfer of unregistered plot

      4. 24.Circumstances in which section 25 applies

      5. 25.Conditions of registration: certain deeds relating to unregistered plots

      6. 26.Conditions of registration: deeds relating to registered plots

    2. Registration without deed

      1. 27.Application for voluntary registration

      2. 28.Conditions of registration: voluntary registration

      3. 29.Keeper-induced registration

    3. Completion of registration

      1. 30.Completion of registration of plot

      2. 31.Completion of registration of deed

      3. 32.References to certain entries in Register of Inhibitions

    4. General provision about applications

      1. 33.Recording in application record

      2. 34.Withdrawal and amendments etc. of application

      3. 35.Period within which decision must be made

    5. Date of application and registration etc.

      1. 36.Date of application

      2. 37.Date and time of registration

      3. 38.Power to amend section 6 of the Land Registers (Scotland) Act 1868

    6. Applications in relation to the same land

      1. 39.Order in which applications are to be dealt with

    7. Notification

      1. 40.Notification of acceptance, rejection or withdrawal of application

      2. 41.Notification to proprietor

      3. 42.Notification to Scottish Ministers of certain applications

    8. Prescriptive claimants etc.

      1. 43.Prescriptive claimants

      2. 44.Provisional entries on title sheet

      3. 45.Notification of prescriptive applications

    9. Further provision

      1. 46.Applications relating to compulsory acquisition

      2. 47.Effect of death or dissolution

    10. Closure of Register of Sasines etc.

      1. 48.Closure of Register of Sasines etc.

  4. Part 3 Competence and effect of registration

    1. Registrable deeds

      1. 49.Registrable deeds

    2. Specific provisions on competence and effect of registration

      1. 50.Transfer by disposition

      2. 51.Proper liferents

      3. 52.Registration of, and of transactions and events affecting, leases

      4. 53.Completion of title

      5. 54.Registration of decree of reduction

      6. 55.Registration of order for rectification of document etc.

  5. Part 4 Advance notices

    1. 56.Advance notices

    2. 57.Application for advance notice

    3. 58.Period of effect of advance notice

    4. 59.Effect of advance notice: registered deeds

    5. 60.Effect of advance notice: recorded deeds

    6. 61.Effect of advance notice: further provision

    7. 62.Removal of advance notice etc.

    8. 63.Discharge of advance notice

    9. 64.Application of Part to specific deeds

  6. Part 5 Inaccuracies in the register

    1. 65.Meaning of “inaccuracy”

    2. 66.Shifting boundaries

  7. Part 6 Caveats

    1. 67.Warrant to place a caveat

    2. 68.Duration of caveat

    3. 69.Renewal of caveat

    4. 70.Restriction of caveat

    5. 71.Recall of caveat

    6. 72.Discharge of caveat

  8. Part 7 Keeper’s warranty

    1. Keeper’s warranty

      1. 73.Keeper’s warranty

      2. 74.Keeper’s warranty on registration under sections 25 and 29

      3. 75.Extension, limitation or exclusion of warranty

      4. 76.Variation of warranty

    2. Claims under warranty

      1. 77.Claims under Keeper’s warranty

      2. 78.Claims under warranty: circumstances where liability excluded

      3. 79.Claims under warranty: quantification of compensation

  9. Part 8 Rectification of the register

    1. Rectification

      1. 80.Rectification of the register

      2. 81.Rectification where registration provisional etc.

    2. Referral of questions to Lands Tribunal

      1. 82.Referral to the Lands Tribunal for Scotland

    3. Keeper’s right to be heard in proceedings

      1. 83.Proceedings involving the accuracy of the register

    4. Compensation in consequence of rectification

      1. 84.Rectification: compensation for certain expenses and losses

      2. 85.Rectification: circumstances where liability excluded

  10. Part 9 Rights of persons acquiring etc. in good faith

    1. Ownership

      1. 86.Acquisition from disponer without valid title

      2. 87.Acquisition from representative of disponer without valid title

    2. Leases

      1. 88.Acquisition from assigner without valid title

      2. 89.Acquisition from representative of assigner without valid title

    3. Servitudes

      1. 90.Grant of servitude by person not proprietor

    4. Extinction of encumbrances etc.

      1. 91.Extinction of encumbrance when land disponed

      2. 92.Extinction of encumbrance when lease assigned

      3. 93.Extinction of floating charge when land disponed

    5. Compensation in consequence of this Part

      1. 94.Compensation for loss incurred in consequence of this Part

      2. 95.Quantification of compensation

  11. Part 10 Electronic documents, electronic conveyancing and electronic registration

    1. Electronic documents

      1. 96.Where requirement for writing satisfied by electronic document

      2. 97.Electronic documents

      3. 98.Amendment of Requirements of Writing (Scotland) Act 1995

    2. Electronic conveyancing

      1. 99.Automated registration

    3. Electronic recording and registration

      1. 100.Power to enable electronic registration

  12. Part 11 Miscellaneous and general

    1. Deduction of title

      1. 101.Deduction of title

    2. Notes on register

      1. 102.Note of date on which entry in register is made

    3. Appeals

      1. 103.Appeals

    4. Extracts and certified copies

      1. 104.Extracts and certified copies: general

      2. 105.Evidential status of extract or certified copy

      3. 106.Liability of Keeper in respect of extracts, information and lost documents etc.

    5. Information and access

      1. 107.Information and access

    6. Keeper’s functions

      1. 108.Provision of services by the Keeper

      2. 109.Performance of Keeper’s functions during vacancy in office etc.

    7. Fees

      1. 110.Fees

    8. Duty to take reasonable care

      1. 111.Duties of certain persons

    9. Offence

      1. 112.Offence relating to applications for registration

    10. General provisions

      1. 113.Interpretation

      2. 114.References to “registering” etc. in the Land Register of Scotland

      3. 115.Land register rules

      4. 116.Subordinate legislation

      5. 117.Ancillary provision

      6. 118.Transitional provisions

      7. 119.Minor and consequential modifications

      8. 120.Saving provisions

      9. 121.Crown application

      10. 122.The designated day

      11. 123.Commencement

      12. 124.Short title

    1. Schedule 1

      Registered leases tenanted in common

    2. Schedule 2

      Amendment of Registration of Leases (Scotland) Act 1857

    3. Schedule 3

      Amendment of Requirements of Writing (Scotland) Act 1995

    4. Schedule 4

      Transitional provisions

    5. Schedule 5

      Minor and consequential modifications

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