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  • 112 (1) A person who has subdivided land and unreasonably neglects or refuses, after service on the person of a written demand by a purchaser or other person who has acquired an interest in the land, to deposit the plan of subdivision under this Act within 2 months after service of the demand, must pay to the purchaser or other person a penalty of $500 for each month the neglect or refusal continues.
  • (2) The penalty may be recovered by the purchaser or other person referred to in subsection (1) in any court in the same manner as a debt.

1979-219-112; 2023-10-458.


See s. 7 of the Property Law Act, which provides that a purchaser may bring an action in a court of competent jurisdiction if a transferor fails within 30 days of written demand to comply with that section’s requirements regarding registrable title.

See Di Castri, Registration of Title to Land, vol. 1, paras. 134 and 140.