In 2007 Guatemala enacted Decree 51-2007 of October 24 2007 on the Law of Secured Transactions. Among other reforms, the law introduced an online registry for registering security interests in personal collateral. This was further reformed in 2008 by Decree 46-2008 of August 12 2008, which amended the legislation.

The text of the legislation is available in Spanish: Decree 51-2007 and Decree 46-2008

Information about the online registry is available here.

Last Checked August 2020

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