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We have listed the fees payable for SLA's Property Registration Services for your easy reference and action. Fees are not subject to GST unless otherwise stated.




Fees Under Land Titles Rules

 
S/N
Description
Fees
 
   
 1.Issuing a certificate of title pursuant to alienation of land by the State or creation of a new folio
$
70.00
 
 
 
 2.Application for the creation of new folios (new certificates of title)
$
78.30
 
 
 
 3.Application for a replacement certificate of title under section 43 of the Act, including investigation fee and the fee for issuing the certificate of title, but excluding the cost of publication of notice under section 43(4) of the Act
$

110.30
(GST-inclusive)

 
 
 
 4.Registration or notification of each of the following instruments:

(a)transfer
(b)mortgage or sub-mortgage
(c)charge
(d)postponement
(e)lease or sub-lease
(f)grant or release of easement
(g)restriction
(h)statutory obligation or acquisition
(i)declaration relating to manner of holding by co-tenants
(j)transmission to personal representatives or Official Assignee upon the death or bankruptcy of a proprietor, or a person other than personal representatives
(k)entitlement to an interest upon the death of a joint tenant or a life tenant or upon defeasance of the interest of the proprietor
(l)writ or summons
(m)order of court
(n)cancellation of registration of an instrument referred to in paragraph (l) or (m)
(o)application to cancel a caution relating to title under section 26 of the Act
(p)cancellation of registration of an easement consequent upon extinguishment by union of tenements, or on expiry by effluxion of time, or on the happening of an event, or upon proof of abandonment
$
68.30
 
 
 
 5.
(1)Registration of an instrument of transfer or vesting relating to the transfer or vesting of mortgages or charges pursuant to any merger, amalgamation or acquisition of banks, or other financial institutions, under the Banking Act (Cap.19), the Companies Act (Cap.50) or any other written law, subject to a maximum of 50 folios or leases per instrument
$
68.30
 
(2)For each instrument in paragraph (1) which contains more than 5 folios or leases, for each additional folio or lease after the 5th folio or lease
$
4.00
per folio or lease
 
 
 6.
(1)Application to notify the lapsing of a caution relating to title under secton 25(4) of the Act
$
45.30
 
(2)Application under section 42(2)(d) or (e) of the Act to dispense with production of a duplicate instrument of title, including investigation fee but excluding the cost of publication of such notice as may be required by the Registrar under section 42(3) of the Act
$
45.30
 
(3)Registration of an instrument of discharge or partial discharge of mortgage or charge, satisfaction of charge, or surrender of lease
$
45.30
 
(4)Notification of determination of lease on the happening of an event, re-entry or on surrender by operation of law or in any other lawful manner, pursuant to application made
$
45.30
 
(5)Application for correction of or notification of change of name
$
45.30
 
(6)Filing of a memorandum of lease or mortgage or a variation thereto
$
45.30
 
(7)Application, filing, registration or notification of each instrument or document relating to any certificate of title accepted by the Registrar, for which a fee is not herein prescribed and which is not exempted by rule 57 (including examination fee)
$
45.30
 
 
 
 7. (1) Explaining the meaning of the certificate of correctness under section 59 of the Act and verifying the identity and capacity of the person executing the certificate including the attestation thereof
$
35.65
(GST-inclusive)
 
(2)

Attending to the preparation and lodgment of any instrument (other than explaining the meaning of the certificate of correctness referred to in item 7(1))

$ 70.00
(GST-inclusive)
 
 
 8.Lodgment of a caveat or extension of a caveat (including cost of sending notice to caveatee) or an application to notify a Central Provident Fund charge
$
64.45
(GST-inclusive)
 
 
 
 9.Withdrawal or partial withdrawal of a caveat or a discharge or partial discharge of a Central Provident Fund charge
$
49.15
(GST-inclusive)
 
 
 
 10.Lodgment of a statutory declaration by a caveatee under section 127 of the Act, including perusal by the Registrar of all related documents filed, giving of notice to the caveatee, and attending to caveator and caveatee, or their solicitors before giving his decision
$
263.25
(GST-inclusive)
 
 
 
 11.Requesting the Registrar to set forth in writing the grounds of his refusal under section 152 (1) of the Act
$
254.85
(GST-inclusive)
 
 
 
 12.Registration of the following instruments relating to flats or units sold under the Housing and Development Act (Cap.129):
    (a)instruments specified in item 4 (a) to (k)
    (b)instruments specified in item 6 (3)
    $
    38.30
     
     
     
     13.Registration of instruments relating to market or food stalls (whether sold by the Housing and Development Board or other Government authority)
    $
    38.30
     
     
     
     14.Searching of the land-register, including inspection of the current instruments registered
    $
    2.00
    per person per day
    (GST-inclusive)
     
     
     
     15.Application for an official search of the land-register or of any interest registered or notified thereon, and for each certificate of an official search provided
    $
    54.25
    (GST-inclusive)
     
     
     
     16.For each final official search
    $
    69.55
    (GST-inclusive)
     
     
     
     17.
    (1)Supply of a copy, reproduced by any means, of any of the following documents available for public search:
    (a)certificate of title available for manual search
    (b)computerised certificate of title available for manual search
    (c)index of easement plans deposited with the Registry
    (d)strata title plan and contents thereof
    (e)approved plan attached to a certificate of title or to an instrument with lots delineated thereon where the copy of the plan is not required to be coloured
    $
    1.00
    per page or part thereof
    (GST-inclusive)
     
    (2)Supply of a copy, reproduced by any means, of any instrument or document (not listed in paragraph (1)), available for public search
    $
    4.20
    per instrument or document
    (GST-inclusive)
    (3)Supply of a copy, reproduced by any means, of an approved plan attached to a certificate of title or to an instrument with lots delineated thereon where the plan is required to be coloured
    $
    8.40
    per page or part thereof
    (GST-inclusive)
     
     
     18.Certification of a copy of any of the documents listed in -
    (a)item 17 (1) and (2) (including cost of supplying the copy); or
    (b)item 17 (3) (excluding cost of supplying the copy)
    $
    3.15
    per page or part thereof
    (GST-inclusive)
     
     
     
     19.Fees for each search in electronic form -
      
    (a) for viewing or for each printout of the Caveat Index $ 8.40
    (GST-inclusive)
    (b) for each printout of -    
     
      (i) a folio of the land-register (other than a folio of the land-register that comprises a development where separate folios have not been issued for the individual units)       
       
    $ 16.00
    (GST-inclusive)
      (ii) a folio of the land-register in respect of a particular unit within a development for which separate folios have not been issued for the individual units

    $ 16.00
    (GST-inclusive)
      (iii) details of the estate and land in a folio of the land-register

    $ 4.70
    (GST-inclusive)
      (iv) details of the proprietor in a folio of the land-register
    $ 5.80
    (GST-inclusive)
      (v) other details of the property in a folio of the land-register (other than a folio of the land-register that comprises a development where separate folios have not been issued for the individual units)

    $ 11.00
    (GST-inclusive)
    (vi) other details of the property in a folio of the land-register in respect of a particular unit within a development for which separate folios have not been issued for the individual units
    $ 11.00
    (GST-inclusive)
    (c)for each printout giving details of a pending instrument
    $
    7.90
    (GST-inclusive)
    (d)for each printout giving details of a registered instrument
    $
    7.90
    (GST-inclusive)
    (e)for each printout giving details of a management corporation
    $
    5.80
    (GST-inclusive)
      
    (f)for each Lot Base System printout of-
      (i) the current information on a lot
     
    $ 5.80
    (GST-inclusive)
      
       (ii)the derivation, sub-division, amalgamation and other particulars of a lot including indices to lands and caveat
      $5.80
      (GST-inclusive)
       
        
      (g)for each printout giving the history of the instruments shown on and lodged against the certificate of title after it was computerised
      $
      11.55
      (GST-inclusive)
       
        
      (h)for each printout of a folio of the land-register with additional information from the Commissioner of Lands (other than a folio of the land-register that comprises a development where separate folios have not been issued for the individual units)
         
      (i) for each printout of a folio of the land-register with additional information from the Commissioner of Lands, in respect of a particular unit within a development for which separate folios have not been issued for the individual units
      $
      16.00
      (GST-inclusive)
       
         
      $ 16.00
      (GST-inclusive)
         
        
      (j)for each printout giving details of land and ownership information
      $
      5.25
      (GST-inclusive)
       
        
      (k)for certification of a printout referred to in paragraphs (a) to (g) (excluding cost of printout)
      $
      2.10
      per page or part thereof
      (GST-inclusive)
       
       
       
       20.Additional fee payable under rule 55(1)(b)(ii) where the Registrar receives the certificate of title, duplicate instrument of title or other supporting document that the Registrar requires for the registration or notification of an instrument not in order
      $
      38.00
       
       
       
       21.
      (a)Registration of Application for Vesting of Space Adding item (Commercial)
      $
      80.85
      (GST-inclusive)
       
        
      (b)Registration of Application for Vesting of Space Adding item (Residential)
      $
      77.00
       
       
       
       22.Supply of an Updated Computerised Certificate of Title
      $
      20.40
      (GST-inclusive)
       
       
       




      Fees Under Land Titles (Strata) Regulations


       S/NDescription
      Fees
       
         
       a.Issuing a subsidiary certificate of title or subsidiary strata certificate of title$70.00 
       
       
       b.Registration of a strata title application, other than a strata title application referred to in sub-paragraph (c)$75.30 
       
       
       c.Registration of a strata title application (including the examination by the Registrar of the title to the land affected and the subsisting leasehold titles) under section 125(1), 125A(2), 126(1), 126A or 127(1) of the Act$140.90
      (GST-inclusive)
       
       
       
       d.Notification of termination of strata subdivision of a subdivided building shown on a strata title plan and memorial of the vesting of the parcel pursuant to section 78 or 81 of the Act, including notification of an order of court made pursuant to section 77 of the Act, and the cancellation of the relevant record of the subsidiary strata land-register pursuant to section 80 (2) or 81 (9) of the Act$508.30 
       
       
       e.Lodging an application for the cancellation of the Registrar's caution entered in the records maintained by the Registrar pursuant to section 31 (3) of the Act$63.30 
       
       
       f.issuing a certificate of constitution of a management corporation under the Act, including a copy thereof$10.00 
       
       
       g.filing a document or an instrument, or any registration or notification on the subsidiary strata land register or the land register, for which a fee is not prescribed and which is not exempted under rule 57 of the Land Title Rules (Cap.157, R1)$59.35
      (GST-inclusive)
       
       
       



      Fees Under Registration of Deeds Rules

       S/NDescription
      Fees
       
         
       1. 1. For registering or provisionally registering every memorial or instrument $
      35.00
       
      2. For taking an acknowledgment, statutory declaration of proof by affidavit of the due execution of any instrument for each party sworn or making acknowledgment and for giving a certificate of such acknowledgment, declaration or proof $ 28.00
       
       
       2.For preparing a memorial required under section 5 of the Act$20.00 
       
       
       3.For preparing a copy of or extract from any plan$33.60
      (GST-inclusive)
       
       
       
       4.For each search or inspection (not being an official search) of the register or any book kept in the Registry under the Act or any previous enactment or any document or extract From the Register of Mutations in Titles to land kept under Indian Act XVI of 1839 or any other records maintained for Public inspection at the Registry$2.00
      per person per day
      (GST-inclusive)
       
       
       
       5.Application for an official search, including the issue of a certificate of the search, of each lot in the Registry of any books, indices or documents kept under the Act or any previous written law and any rules made thereunder and in the Lot Base System$31.50
      (GST-inclusive)
       
       
       
       6.For the issuing of a summons under section 12 of the Act$ 10.00 
       
       
       7.For service of a summons under section 12 of the Act (in addition to cost of transport of process server)$ 10.00 
       
       
       8.
      (1)For supplying a copy reproduced by any means, of any of the following documents available for public search:
      (a)index of land book
      (b)index to survey numbers
      (c)index to caveat book
      (d)register of mutations in titles (Indian Act XVI of 1839)
      $1.00
      (GST-inclusive)
       
       
      (2)For supplying a copy, reproduced by any means, of any other deed or document (not listed in paragraph (1)) available for public search
      $4.20
      per page deed of document
      (GST-inclusive)
       
       
       
       9.For certification of a copy of any deed, document or extract from any document enrolled in the register, book or index maintained at the Registry (including cost of supplying such copy)$3.15
      per page or part thereof
      (GST-inclusive)
       
       
       




      Fees Under the Residential Property Rules

       S/NType of ApplicationFee
      per property per application
       
         
       1.Application by a foreign natural person for approval to purchase or acquire restricted residential property under Section 25 of the Residential Property Act$900.00  
       
       
       2.Application by a Singapore company, limited liability partnership or society for a Clearance Certificate$600.00 
       
       
       3.Application by a Singapore company, limited liability partnership or society to cancel its Clearance Certificate$203.50 
       
       
       4.Application to vary condition imposed$ 800.00 
       
       
       5.Appeal against Minister's decision$ 500.00 
       
       
       6.Application by a Singapore company, limited liability partnership or society with restricted residential property for approval to become a converted foreign company, limited liability partnership or society respectively, and to retain its restricted residential property under Section 26 of the Residential Property Act$


      800.00
      and additional fee of
       
         $


      50.00
      per property after the first
       
       
       
       7.Application by a foreign company, limited liability partnership or society for approval to purchase or acquire restricted residential property under Section 25 of the Residential Property Act$ 900.00  
       
       
       8.Application by a foreign person / company for approval for change of use of property to residential under Section 28 of the Residential Property Act; or

      Application by a foreign person / company for approval for redevelopment of property which has been rezoned to residential under Section 28A of the Residential Property Act
      $ 800.00 
       
       
       9. Application by religious organisations for approval to purchase/acquire restricted residential property under Section 30 of the Residential Property Act$ 600.00 
         
       10.Application for approval under Section 31(2) of the Residential Property Act$


      400.00
      per property
       
       
       
       11.Application for retention of property$ 800.00
      and additional fee of
       
         $


      50.00
      per property after the first
       
       
       
       12.Application for exemption from the Residential Property Act$500.00 
       
       
       13.Statement filed by legal personal representative of a deceased owner$500.00 
       
       
       14.Certification of document$13.50
      per page
      (GST-inclusive)
       
        
       
       


      For details and other fees chargeable, please refer to the Residential Property (Fees) Rules.

      Registration fees are paid through Interbank Giro. Applicants may submit the Application for Interbank Giro Form either by post (address given in the Form) or in person at the Singapore Land Authority.

      It usually takes about 2 weeks to process the Giro account application as there is a need to liaise with the banks.

      Click here for examples of how fees for issue of titles can be calculated.

      Search fees and fees for microprints and photocopies are paid by cashless means (e.g. NETS, cashcard, creditcard and ez-link card) over the counter at the Singapore Land Authority.





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