Deeds Register Office Regulations 1949

1949/112

Deeds Register Office Regulations 1949


Note

These regulations are administered in the Land and Deeds Department.


  • Preamble

    WHEREAS by the Deeds Registration Act 1908, it is enacted that the Registrar-General of Land may from time to time, with the approval of the Governor-General in Council, make regulations as in the said Act mentioned, and generally for regulating the practice and procedure of the register offices under the said Act: Now, therefore, I, Ernest Claude Adams, Registrar-General of Land, in exercise of the power aforesaid and subject to the approval of the Governor-General in Council, do hereby make the following regulations.

Contents


1
  • These regulations may be cited as the Deeds Register Office Regulations 1949.

2
  • These regulations shall be read together with and deemed part of the regulations made under the Deeds Registration Act 1908, on the 27th day of February, 19141 (hereinafter called the principal regulations).

3
  • These regulations shall come into force on the 1st day of September, 1949.

4
  • Regulation 2 of the principal regulations, as replaced by Regulation 3 of the Deeds Register Office Regulations 19372, and as affected by Regulation 3 of the Deeds Register Office Regulations 19423, is hereby revoked, and the following regulation substituted:—

    2
      • (a) Every Deeds Register Office shall be open to the public for the transaction of business daily except on Sundays, Saturdays, and holidays.

      • (b) The hours during which the Deeds Register Office shall be so open shall be from 9am to 4pm

5
  • Regulation 3 of the principal regulations, as replaced by Regulation 4 of the Deeds Register Office Regulations 1937, and as affected by Regulation 3 of the Deeds Register Office Regulations 1942, is hereby revoked, and the following regulation substituted:—

    3
    • No instrument shall be received for registration or deposit except between the hours of 10am and 0.30pm and between the hours of 1.30pm and 3pm.

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  • The Deeds Register Office Regulations 1937 and the Deeds Register Office Regulations 1942, are hereby revoked.

Given under my hand at Wellington, this 27th day of July, 1949.

E C ADAMS,

Registrar-General of Land.

Pursuant to the Deeds Registration Act 1908, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, doth hereby approve the foregoing regulations.

B C FREYBURG,

Governor-General.

Approved in Council, this 3rd day of August, 1949.

T J SHERRARD,

Clerk of the Executive Council.


Issued under the authority of the Regulations Act 1936.

Date of notification in Gazette: 11th day of August, 1949.


  • 1 Gazette, 26th March 1914, Vol I, page 1169.

  • 2 Statutory Regulations 1937, Serial number 120/1937, page 425.

  • 3 Statutory Regulations 1942, Serial number 1942/173, page 394.