According to section 21 of the Lands Commission Act (Act 767), the functions of the Land Registration Division are:
(a) Publication of notices of registration upon receipt of an application for registration;
(b) Registration of title to land and other interests in land;
(c) Registration of deeds and other instruments affecting land in areas outside compulsory title registration districts;
(d) Maintaining land registers that contains records of land and other interests in land.
(e) Other functions determined by the Commission.
There is a District Title Registry in Kumasi headed by a Chief State Attorney acting as the District Title Registrar and an office at Tema headed by a Senior Recording Officer who is supervised from the Head Office.