(1) The Registrar,
upon application being made in writing by a proprietor of land the subject of
a certificate of title, may create and register in the proprietor’s name
a separate certificate of title for part of the land, and shall endorse upon
the certificate of title, from the subject of which part is taken, a
memorandum partially cancelling the certificate.
(2) The Registrar
shall retain the duplicate (if any) of the partially cancelled certificate of
title and, when required by the proprietor, shall create and register in the
proprietor’s name a certificate of title for the land remaining the
subject of the partially cancelled certificate of title.
[Section 71A inserted: No. 17 of 1950 s. 17;
amended: No. 81 of 1996 s. 44.]