Under Section 17 of the Indian Registration Act, which applies to all of India, any real estate lease agreement must be registered from year to year or for a period of more than one year. Therefore, unless otherwise required by national law, any leave and licence contract must be registered for a period of 12 months or more. MAHARASHTRA GOVERNMENT Thursday, July 8, 2000 Part 4 A REVENUE and Forest Department Mantralaya, Mumbai 400,032, dated June 8, 2000 Notification The Registration Act, 1908. No. RGN.2000/2120/CR-592/M-1- In the exercise of the powers conferred by paragraphs 78 and 79 of the Registration Act, 1908 (XVI 1908), in its application to the State of Maharashtra, read with subsection (1) of Section 55 of the Mahartra Rent Act Control, 1999 (Mah. 18th of 2000), the government of Maharashtra amended the ROYALty TABLEAU, which was established under Section 78 and published under the government`s note, Ministry of Taxation No. 2000, effective in 2000. Rgn. 1558/67731-N, dated 17 July 1961, as requested in section 79, namely: in the royalty table above, the following article is interested in Article III, namely; ”III A For the registration of a document of the leave and licensing agreement, if this document relates to the property; A borders; Municipal Corporation 1000 On any other territory, 500 On behalf of the Governor of Maharashtra, P. G.
CHHATRE Defines under Secretary to Government Section 52 of the Indian Easements Act, 1882, holiday and licensing agreements. This section states: ”If a person grants another person or a number of other persons the right to do or continue to do something on or on the land of the funder who, in the absence of such a right, would be unlawful and such a right does not constitute relief or interest in the property, the right is qualified as a licence.” The assignor is called the lessor, the assignor is called a tenant, the price is called the premium, and the money, stock, service or other things that must be rendered so is called rent. The registration of leave and licences is mandatory under Section 55 Maharashtra Rent Control Act, 1999 (MAH. ACT NR. 18 von 2000) (w.e.f. 31-3-2000) Section 55. The lease must be registered. 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of this Or other statutes, any leave and licensing or lease agreement between the lessor and the tenant or licensee is registered in writing and in accordance with the 1908 Registration Act, after the commencement of this Act.