Registration of Title Act 1964
Registration of title acquired by possession.
49.—(1) Subject to the provisions of this section, the Statute of Limitations, 1957, shall apply to registered land as it applies to unregistered land.
(2) Where any person claims to have acquired a title by possession to registered land, he may apply to F61[the Authority] to be registered as owner of the land and F61[the Authority], if satisfied that the applicant has acquired the title, may cause the applicant to be registered as owner of the land with an absolute, good leasehold, possessory or qualified title, as the case may require, but without prejudice to any right not extinguished by such possession.
(3) Upon such registration, the title of the person whose right of action to recover the land has expired shall be extinguished.
Substituted (4.11.2006) by Registration of Deeds and Title Act 2006 (12/2006), s. 4(2), S.I. No. 511 of 2006.