An application in terms of Section 57 of the Deeds Registries Act is an application to substitute the debtor on a bond i.e. an application to “remove someone from the bond”.
An Apostille Certificate can only be used to authenticate the origin of public documents, such as birth certificates, etc.
The signature of any legal document, which is to be signed outside of South Africa, must be authenticated. This means that in terms of Rule 63 of the High Court, any contract, power of attorney, affidavit or other document, must have its signature verified by a recognised Governmental authority. The authenticating official certifies that he
The first and probably the most important thing that you need to know when applying for a bond either to purchase vacant land or for a building bond is that the bank does not finance the full purchase price of vacant land. In order to purchase vacant land you must be prepared to pay a