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Encumbrance Certificate by Revenue Department

What is the Encumbrance Certificate that will be issued by Revenue Department?

This is an important document that helps to ascertain whether the property is free from all claims such as mortgages, leases, unpaid debts etc. An encumbrance certificate is a report issued by the Sub-Registrar’s office after due verification of the relevant documents related to the property certifying the entire transactions on the property for a specified search period requested by the applicant. Therefore, it is important to get encumbrance certificate for a period not less than 30 years before entering into an agreement for sale. Feel free to contact our real estate legal associate for clearing your doubts on Encumbrance Certificate.