At the annual registrars’ conference held recently, 26 matters which affect conveyancing and notarial practice were discussed and resolutions taken.
Registrar’s Circulars - CT 06/2017 and KWT 05/2017: change of areas of jurisdiction of the Registrars of Deeds from 4th of December.
Chief Registrar's Circular 05 of 2017: To provide for and establish a body of rules to govern the conduct of employees involved in the Deeds Registration process.
Chief Registrar's Circular No. 06 of 2017: Conversion from a private company into a public company and change of name of Nqaba Finance 1 (RF).
Chief Registrar's Circular No. 07 of 2017: A discussion of the amendments to the regulations of the Sectional Titles that have an impact on registration issues.
Chief Registrar's Circular No. 8 of 2017: Commencement, nature, impact and implementation of the Deeds Registries Amendment Act, 2017.
Chief Registrar's Circular No. 09 of 2017: Suspension of amendments to Reg 6 and Annex. 1 of the Sectional Titles Act and an amendment to CRC 7 of 2017.
Chief Registrar's Circular No. 1 of 2017: Updating of the provisions of transfer duty with regards to the Restitution of Land Rights Act, 1994 (Act No. 22 of 1994).
Chief Registrar’s Circular No. 2 of 2017: Change of name concerning Associated Motor Holdings (Pty) Ltd to Motus Corporation (Pty) Ltd.