Registration of Title Act 1964

Saving for mortgages registered as charges.

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63. (1) A charge registered prior to the commencement of this Act shall not be void or be deemed ever to have been void—

( a) by reason only that it was expressed to have been created by way of mortgage, or

( b) by reason only that the consent of the Land Commission or the Commissioners of Public Works or such other consent as may be provided for by any enactment was not obtained to any demise or sub-demise expressed to have been created by any such mortgage;

and the registration of the charge as a burden on registered land shall not be invalid or be deemed ever to have been invalid for either of these reasons.

(2) In this section “ mortgage” includes both a mortgage by demise or sub-demise and a mortgage by conveyance or assignment with a proviso for redemption.