from Registers of Scotland


Grant of Approval

tScheme Limited grants approval to the electronic trust service identified as:

ARTL - Automated Registration of Title to Land. ARTL is a system under which electronic land registration applications and relative electronic documents may be generated, authenticated and communicated and will automatically update the Land Register of Scotland. The certification service is also used to authenticate Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) data and certifications collected on behalf of Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

as supplied by:
Registers of Scotland
of Meadowbank House, 153 London Road, Edinburgh EH8 7AU.

The management system used to deliver this service is certified by:
KPMG Audit Plc - Certification Services
of 191 West George Street, Glasgow, G2 2LJ.

to satisfy the criteria defined in the following tScheme Approval Profiles:

Title Identity Issue
Base Approval Profile tSd0111 3.00
Approval Profile for a Certification Authority* tSd0102 3.01
Approval Profile for Certificate Generation* tSd0104 3.01
Approval Profile for Certificate Dissemination tSd0105 3.01
Approval Profile for Certificate Status Management tSd0106 3.01
Approval Profile for Certificate Status Validation tSd0107 3.01
Approval Profile for Registration Services tSd0042 3.02

*not including Qualified Certificates

and in accordance with:

Title Issue
HMG’s Minimum Requirements for the Verification of the Identity of Individuals 2.0


This approval initially commenced on:

12th May, 2008

and annual renewal against the current issue of these Approval Profiles was confirmed in:

June 2016

Documents supporting this grant are available here: Supporting Documents

This Grant of Approval is issued by:

tScheme Limited
Mulberry Grove
PO Box 3653
RG40 9NN
United Kingdom

Company Number 4000985

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