When an easement or profit à prendre has ended due to merger, redundancy or extinguishment, the grantor or grantee of the easement may apply to the Registrar to have the easement removed from the register. Sections 113, 114 and 115 of the Land Transfer Act 2017 set out the process for applications.

Document Status: Current
Document Number: 20774
Regulatory Area: Land titles
Document Type: Guideline
Published date: 19 October 2018

This guideline provides guidance on the application and registration procedures for the removal of merged, extinguished or redundant easements. It is to be read in conjunction with the relevant statutory provisions, and is designed to ensure that the requirements for applications and supporting evidence are transparent and well understood.