316. Registration of title to mines and minerals.

The title to mines and minerals1 the ownership of which is severed from that of the land2 in which they are situated may be registered3, but registration is not compulsory4. Mines and minerals may also be registered as parcel of the land under which they are situated either by implication as included in the expression 'land'5, or by express entry on the register6. Mines and minerals under registered land may be severed from the surface either by registered transfer or by an unregistered instrument