C.C.S.M. c. R50

The Registry Act

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1 Definitions
2 Application of Act to leases
3 Land titles districts as registration districts
4 Land titles office as registry office
5 Powers of district registrars and their deputies
6 Appointment of officers and staff
7 Qualifications of deputy of district registrar
8 Powers of R.P. Act officials
9 Books, etc., property of Crown
10 Person wrongfully holding documents subject to attachment
11 Office hours and registration hours
12 (1) Registry office officials acting as agents, conveyancers, etc.
(2) Saving
13 (1) Action against registrar for compensation
(2) Act of clerk is act of registrar
(3) Action in name of office
14 Notice of action
15 Minister of Finance to pay judgment
16 District registrar not liable for acts bona fide done
17 Instruments which may be registered
18 (1) No further registrations of Crown grants under old system
(2) Limitation on conveyances
19 Registration of instruments affecting Crown lands
19.1 Sections 18 and 19 not applicable
20 (1) Certified copy as evidence
(2) Government not liable for loss
(3) Farm instruments
(4) Repealed
(5) Registrar may refuse registration
(5.1) Reliance on statutory declaration
(6) Repealed
(7) Regulations
(8) Regulations prescribing forms
(9) Exemption from providing information
(10) Repealed
(11) Who may make statutory declaration
(12) and (13) Repealed
(14) Farm Lands Ownership Act to be complied with
21 (1) Notice of sale, etc.
(2) Attachment of documents
22 Hudson's Bay Co. deeds
23 Judgments and orders
24 Municipal by-laws
25 Registration of certified copies
26 (1) Quebec notarial copies of documents
(2) No further proof of execution required
27 (1) Affidavit of execution on instruments
(2) Contents of affidavit
28 Affidavit of witness
29 Execution by grantor, but not by grantee, must be verified
30 (1) Persons forbidden to receive affidavits, etc.
(2) Making and signing of affidavits
31 Proof may be by affidavit, affirmation, or declaration
32 Names in affidavit
33 Effect of insufficient description of witness or clerical error in affidavit
34 Subscribing witness compellable to make proof of execution on being tendered expenses
35 (1) Proof of execution in certain cases
(2) Registration
36 (1) Memorandum of address
(2) Registered address
(3) Change of address
37 Proof of execution of document by company
38 Original instrument must be produced, except when otherwise provided
39 Certificate to be endorsed on instrument
40 (1) Certain defects in prior registrations cured
(2) Authority of registrar in case of failures or omissions
41 (1) Entries in abstract books
(2) Method of entries
(3) No abstract for General Register or Deposit Register
42 Registration of documents lis pendens previously registered
43 (1) Copies of old books
(2) Obliterated pages copied
(3) Copy of book as evidence
(4) Print-out of entry as evidence
(5) Copies of pages as evidence
(6) Original books to be preserved
(7) Order to repair books, etc.
44 (1) Microfilm of instrument
(2) Printed reproductions as evidence
(3) Destruction of instruments after microfilming
(4) Microfilm in place of instrument
(5) Destruction of documents
45 (1) Certificate of discharge of mortgage
(2) Effect of certificate of discharge
(3) Mortgage registered in more than one district
(4) Certificate of partial discharge of mortgage
(5) Details to be contained in deed or certificate
46 Registrar-General may order discharge of mortgage in certain cases
47 (1) Subdivided land to be brought under Real Property Act
(2) Meaning of "subdividing"
(3) Refusal to register conveyance that subdivides
(4) Mineral interest to be under The Real Property Act
48 Duplicate to be forwarded to Registrar-General
49 Streets, parks, etc., on registered plans dedicated to public
50 Registrar-General may certify copies of plans as true copies
51 Correction of registered plan
52 (1) Plans to be sworn to and satisfactory to examiner of surveys
(2) Plans for simplifying description of land
53 Registration operates as notice notwithstanding defect in proof for registration
54 Corporation mortgages, etc., subject to this Act or Real Property Act
55 Priority of registration without actual notice to prevail
56 Effect of omitting to register
57 Time within which wills or their probates must be registered to maintain their priority
58 Time within which sheriff's deeds must be registered
59 Invalidity of certain equitable liens
60 Registered marriage contracts
61 Institution of legal proceedings not notice
62 Certified copies of plans and instruments
63 Certified copies as evidence
64 Registration of certified copies
65 Searches
66 (1) Fees to be charged by district registrars
(2) Repealed
67 District registrar account
68 Schedule of fees to be posted up in office