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Land Registration etc. (Scotland) Act 2012

Section 12: Cadastral units

58.This section provides that each numbered cadastral unit represents a registered plot of land.

59.Subsection (3) provides for an exception that a pertinent can be included in the same cadastral unit as the land to which it pertains.

60.The consequence of subsection (2) is that entries on the cadastral map, other than entries for separate tenements, and in transitional cases, cannot overlap.

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