land certificate

/ˈlænd səˌtɪfɪkət/ (say 'land suh.tifikuht)

a certificate under the seal of a land registry, containing a copy of the registered particulars of a piece of land.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • land certificate — a document issued by the Land Registry to the proprietor of land, the title to which is governed by the Land Registration Acts; the certificate constitutes evidence of the proprietor s title rather than the title itself. Where title to land is… …   Law dictionary

  • Land Certificate — ➔ certificate * * * Land Certificate UK US noun [C] ► LAW, PROPERTY in the UK, an official document that the Land Registry provided in the past to show who owned an area of land or a property …   Financial and business terms

  • land certificate — The obligation of the government entitling the owner to secure the designated quantity of land by following the requirements of the law. Waterman v Charlton, 102 Tex 510, 120 SW 171. See certificate of entry …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • land certificate — A document that takes the place of a title deed for registered land. It is granted to the registered proprietor of the land and indicates ownership. It will usually be kept in the Land Registry if the land is subject to a mortgage …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • land certificate — An obligation of government entitling owner to secure designated quantity of land by following the requirements of law. State v. Balli, Tex.Civ.App., 173 S.W.2d 522, 538. It contains a description of the land as it appears on the register and the …   Black's law dictionary

  • land certificate — noun 1. : a document issued by a government evidencing the official registration of the record of a title to real property 2. : a preliminary or intermediate document issued by a government evidencing that the grantee named therein will become… …   Useful english dictionary

  • registered land certificate — The document that has replaced title deeds for registered land It provides proof of ownership of the land and will be in the possession of the land owner unless the land is subject to a mortgage, in which case it will be retained by the Land… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • certificate — cer·tif·i·cate 1 /sər ti fi kət/ n 1 a: a document containing a certified statement esp. as to the truth of something a birth certificate b: a document certifying that a person has fulfilled the requirements of and may practice in a specified… …   Law dictionary

  • Land Registry — There are various public registries that hold records showing matters which affect property and need to be searched before acquiring an interest in property. These include the Land Registry and the Land Charges Registry. It is also common to make …   Law dictionary

  • certificate — A formal document used to record a fact and used as proof of the fact, such as stock certificates, that evidence ownership of stock in a corporation. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary Evidence of ownership of a company showing the number of shares… …   Financial and business terms

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