Providing a
world-class and secure deeds registration system
Deeds Registration is an entity of the Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development (dalrrd)
Providing a world-class deeds and secure land registration system
To provide security of title through the registration of real rights in land
The Deeds Office is responsible for the registration, management and maintenance of the property registry of South Africa.
To obtain a copy of a deed or document from a deeds registry, you must: go to any deeds office, pay the required fees, or request a search on the property online via DeedsWEB.
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What is deeds registration?

It is the registration (in deeds registry) of transactions relating to land, in terms of land of the provisions of the Deeds Registries Act 47 of 1037 of 1986 and the Sectional Titles Act 95 of 1986.

What is a title deed?

A Title deed is a registered legal document which evidences ownership in respect of a defined a piece of land or an apartment in a block of flats.

How does one verify registration of the property?

Verification of registration of property is achieved by requesting from any Deeds Office a computer printout for the registration facts in respect of the property concerned or, in the case of registered users of the DeedsWEB, by obtaining the said computer printout from the DeedsWEB.

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