Termination of a life estate upon the death of a life tenant

The remainderperson of a life estate may apply to be registered as proprietor of the estate in fee simple upon the death of the life tenant by lodging a Notice of Death form 02ND with the appropriate evidence. All certificates of title issued for the life estate and estate in remainder must be produced. See Baalman And Wells, Land Titles Office Practice, Lawbook Co. 2001 [150.400].