Act (Central Act No XVI OF 1908)
Registration Act of the place of registration
28. Place for registering document relating to land. - Save as in this
part otherwise provided, every document mentioned in section 17, sub-section
(1), clauses (a), (b), (c), (d) and (e), section 17, sub-section (2), in so
far as such document affects immovable property and section 18, clauses (a),
(b), (c) and (cc) shall be presented for registration in the office of a
Sub-Registrar within whose sub-district the whole or some portion of the
property to which such document relates is situate.
29. Place for registering other documents. - (1) Every document not
being a document referred to in section 28 or a copy of a decree or order,
may be presented for registration either in the office of the Sub-Registrar,
in whose sub-district the document was executed, or in the office of any
other Sub-Registrar under the State Government at which all the persons
executing and claiming under the document desire the same to be registered.
(2) A Copy of a decree may be presented for registration in the office
of the Sub-Registrar in whose sub-district the original decree or order was
made, or where the decree or order does not affect immovable property, in the
office of any other Sub-Registrar under the State Government at which all the
persons claiming under the decree or order desire the copy to be registered
30. Registration by Registrars in certain cases. - (1) Any Registrar
may in his discretion receive and register any document which might be
registered by any Sub-Registar subordinate to him.
(2) Deleted by Karnataka Amendment Act No. 24 of 1989 w.e.f.
Note:- The said sub-section deleted by Government of India by the
Registration and other Related laws(Amendment) Act, 2001, sec.4.
31. Registration or acceptance for deposit at private residence. - In
ordinary cases the registration or deposit of documents under this Act shall
be made only at the office of the officer authorised to accept the same for
registration or deposit :
Provided that such officer may on special cause being shown attend at
the residence of any person desiring to present a document for registration
or to deposit a will, and accept for registration or deposit such document or