Access to the register of property regimes
You can consult the register of property regimes.
The matrimonial property regimes of separation of property and the community of property agreed between spouses or their abolition are entered in the register of property regimes. Access to the register shall be permitted to anyone who demonstrates a legitimate interest. You can request a copy of the registration. This can also be certified. It is advisable to make an appointment in advance by telephone or to submit the application in writing.
- possibly proof that a legitimate interest exists
- Proof of a legitimate interest (§ 13 Abs. 2 FamFG)
§ 1563 Civil Code (BGB)
§ 13 paragraph 2 of the Act on Proceedings in Family Matters and in Matters of Voluntary Jurisdiction (FamFG)
§ 1412 Civil Code (BGB)
§ 1357 paragraph 2 of the German Civil Code (BGB)
If you would like to inspect the register of property regimes or apply for a copy of the registration, please submit a written application or make an appointment in advance by telephone with the district court in which the registration took place.
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Lower Saxony Ministry of Justice
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