Completion of the Land Register


The consultation closed on 4 November 2014.

A total of 47 responses were received. Several respondents declined permission for the publication of their responses, or requested anonymity. As a result, 42 responses were published in the Scottish Government library and were placed on the RoS website. Where appropriate, the names and/or addresses have been redacted from the responses. 

A copy of the original consultation paper and supporting documentation is available below.

Responses from participants who gave permission for their response to be made public are below.

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Post-consultation report

Consultation responses

Individual responses

Andy Wightman
Stewart Brymer
Response 1
Response 2
Response 4

Organisation / groups

Aberdeenshire Council
Angus Council
Church of Scotland
Community Land Advisory Service
Confederation of Forest Industries (UK) Ltd
Council of Mortgage Lenders
Dumfries & Galloway Council
East Ayrshire Council
Falkirk Council
Fife Council
Glasgow City Council
Highland Council
Response 3
Inverclyde Council
SOLACE - Inverclyde Council
Know Edge Ltd
Landownership Scotland
Millar & Bryce
Moray Council
North Lanarkshire Council
Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd
Ordnance Survey
Orkney Islands Council
Perth & Kinross Council
Police Scotland
Renfrewshire Council
Scottish Land & Estates
Scottish Natural Heritage
Scottish Property Federation
Scottish Water
SOLAR (Society of Local Authority Lawyers and Administrators)
South Ayrshire Council
South Lanarkshire Council
Thorntons Law
Turcan Connell
West Dunbartonshire Council

Consultation document

Consultation document and respondent information form.

Business and regulatory impact assessment (BRIA)

BRIA - The Registers of Scotland (Voluntary Registration Amendment of Fees etc) Order 2015.