The Office of the Registrar General is managing the concession to ensure integrity, security, performance and availability of the NSW land titles system through a range of oversights, rules and directions, quality assurance and strong engagement with stakeholders.
Under the Torrens title system, land title is guaranteed by the State Government. In effect, the State Government promises that the registered land owners recorded in the NSW land title system are the true owners of their land.
The Office of the Registrar General is responsible for undertaking boundary determinations when there is a dispute and undertaking audits of registered survey plans. In addition, we provide regulatory oversight for transitioning from paper to digital survey plans.
The Lodgment Rules are made by the Registrar General under section 12F of the Real Property Act 1900. These rules govern the lodgment of various instrument types ranging from dealings to deeds and plans.