What is Mutation of Lands?

Mutation is the change of title ownership from one person to another when the property is sold or transferred. By mutating a property, the new owner gets the title of the property recorded on his/her name in the land revenue department and the government is able to charge property tax from the rightful owner.

One needs to get mutation done and get the new owner details updated in the revenue records maintained by Nagar Palika Parishad.

Why Mutation of Land is needed?

Through mutation of land, a person is able to acquire the rights of the land. In order to avoid the controversy on the ownership of the land the mutation is worked out by both the parties, i.e. buyer and seller.Mutation is mandatory for Land, Flat, Shop, Home, Holding.