Real estate and land from now on will be registered by one and the same service. According to the Law of Ukraine "On State Registration of Rights to Real Estate and Their Encumbrances" and the "Procedure for state registration of real estate rights and encumbrances," approved by the Cabinet of Ministers dd. 22.06.11 № 703, the registration of rights to real property (including land) will be carried out by the service for the state registration of rights. On the territory of Uzhgorod and Uzhgorod district such service is the Department of state registration of rights to immovable property of the registration service of Uzhgorod city and district administration of justice in the Transcarpathian region, located at 88000 Uzhgorod, Zhupanatska sq., 3. Phone / fax: (0312) 61-60-51.
In order to register ownership of real property (including land), the person concerned must apply to the state registrar of rights with the appropriate application, supplemented with the documents specified by the above mentioned Procedure. It should be noted that the list of documents submitted for the state registration of rights varies depending on method of the acquisition of property and type of property, which is subject to state registration.General documents that are compulsorily be submitted for state registration of rights are: a statement of registration, a copy of the document certifying the identity of the applicant’s identification code (except when a person because of their religious or other beliefs refuses to accept the identification code, officially notified the relevant authorities and has a mark in the passport of the citizen of Ukraine), a document confirming payment for the provision of an extract from the State Register of Rights, a document about the payment of state taxes (unless the person is exempt from state tax).The applicable law provides 14 days for the state registration of rights. State registration of rights is performed by a notary simultaneously with the commission of a notarial action.