Applications to Correct or Change Names in the Register Guideline 2018 – LINZG20780

Regulations 17(1)(a) and (3) of the Land Transfer Regulations 2018 enable applications to change or correct names to be made, and Regulation 17(4) empowers the Registrar-General of Land to change or correct names in the Register if satisfied the name has changed.

Document Status: Current
Document Number: 20780
Regulatory Area: Land titles
Document Type: Guideline
Published date: 13 November 2018

This guideline:

  • assists individuals and practitioners to understand the requirements and process for applying to correct or change a name in the Register; and
  • includes guidance on electronic and paper form applications, and the additional documents needed to support applications.
Updated Date: Tuesday, 13 November 2018