In order to register your rent agreement, please follow the steps given below. In most cases, your broker will help you through this process.
Once the agreement is ready, pay the relevant stamp duty amount.
Book an appointment with the sub-registrar of your sub-district. Most states have set up an online appointment system.
The landlord/licensor, tenant/licensee and two witnesses must visit the sub-registrar’s office at a given time as per the appointment, along with the following documents:
- Agreement with duly paid stamp duty
- Two recent passport size photos of tenants, landlord and witnesses
- Identity proof of tenants, landlord and witnesses (Aadhar card, Election ID card, Passport, Government issued ID card, Identification verified by gazetted officers).
Finally, to complete registration, pay the relevant registration fees while submitting the documents mentioned above.1