Possession certificate represents the shift of ownership and interest in the property from the developer to a buyer. The Revenue Divisional Officer issues Possession Certificate in town and Tahsildar in boondocks.
A possession certificate is one of the imperative documents required for the transaction as it is a legal document that proves the possession or ownership of the particular property is called a possession certificate.
The possession certificate is issued by the authorities and shows the change in the possession of the property. The possession certificate should indicate that the possession of the property has been transferred to the buyer.
A document provided by the seller to the buyer at the time of sale of a property mentioning that the property has been transferred on a certain date is called a possession certificate. The possession certificate is issued by Tahsildar in rural areas and by RDO (Revenue Divisional Officer) in the urban areas.