Land Registry
Erica Smith-Penn
Chief Registrar of Lands


Vision

Making property transactions easier for all.

Mission

To provide a modern and professional service, which guarantees the ownership of land and facilitates efficient property transactions.

About the Department

Our Values:

  • Providing as much information as possible to ensure that our customers and the general public get a clearer understanding of the land registration process.
  • Offering courteous and helpful service
  • Bring responsive by meeting your property transaction needs

Transfer of Land:
This procedure allows you to have land registered in the respective land register and offers officials documents to land owners of proof of registration and ownership.

Subdivisions:
We register applications for landowners who wish to subdivide or combine their property.

Power of Attorney:
When a person or persons owning land assigns someone to sign documents pertaining to a particular parcel of land on their behalf because of illness, geographic location etc.

Non-Belongers Land Holding License:
When a non-belonger wants to have property in the British Virgin Islands registered in their name.