main purpose of registration of documents or the object of The Registration Act



Posted on 02-04-2016        By ADMIN



main purpose of registration of documents or the object of The Registration Act

Objective of Registration  

The main purpose of registration of documents or the object of The Registration Act 

1908, amongst other things is to provide a method of public registration of documents so 

as to give information to people regarding legal rights and obligations arising or affecting 

a particular property and to perpetuate documents which may afterwards be of legal 

importance, and also to prevent fraud.  

Therefore the objectives can be listed as follows: 

1. The conservation of evidence,  

2. Assurance of title, publicity of documents and prevention of fraud.  

3. Registration ensures and safeguards the interest of an intending purchaser. 



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