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Deeds Registry Act (No. 12 of 1967).

Country/Territory
Lesotho
Document type
Legislation
Date
1967
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to consolidate and amend the laws in force in Lesotho relating to the registration of deeds.
Subject
Land & soil
Keyword
Land tenure Cadastre/land registration Transfer Lease Land based credit Institution
Geographical area
Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Least Developed Countries, Southern Africa
Abstract

This Act makes provision with respect to the registration of deeds, including deeds relating to land, and establishes the Deeds Registry and provides for the appointment of a Registrar of Deeds. It defines also duties of the Registrar and provides rules for the preparation of deeds so that they meet requirements of registration. Deeds that must be registered include transfer of estates, long-term leases and mortgage bonds hypothecating immovable property.

Full text
English
Website
www.lesotholii.org