09 April 2020
Conveyancing and COVID-19 Updates Issue Number 2020/14
Belfast City Council Property Certificates – E-mail applications
Belfast City Council have advised that they have put in
place temporary measures to allow solicitors to continue to apply for Property
Certificates by email and have provided the Society with the following
statement and forms:
“Due to the ongoing situation
with the Covid 19 and the working limitations imposed we have put in place
measures that will enable you, as solicitors, to continue to apply for property
certificates via e-mail.
Attached is the editable PDF with
current information as at time of writing. Please note that from 1st April 2020 the
cost of Property Certificates have increased.
Please return completed
This is a temporary measure that
has been put in place for the duration of the crisis only. The process will be
reviewed and may change depending on our availability of staff and the wider
demands across our Service and Belfast City Council.”
Any issues arising should be sent to Andrew Kirkpatrick, Head of Non
Contentious Business at: firstname.lastname@example.org.