The provisions of these regulations do not apply and no plat is required in any of the following instances:
(A) The division or subdivision of land into parcels or tracts of five (5) acres or more in size which does not involve any new streets or easements of access.
(B) The division of lots or blocks of less than one (1) acre in any recorded subdivision which does not involve any new streets or easements of access.
(C) The sale or exchange of parcels of land between owners of adjoining and contiguous land.
(D) The sale of a single lot of less than five (5) acres from a larger tract when a survey is made by a registered surveyor; provided, however, that this exemption shall not apply to the sale of any subsequent lots from the same larger tract of land, as determined by the dimensions and configuration of the larger tract existing as of October 1, 1973.
(E) The conveyance of parcels of land or interests therein for use as a right‑of‑way for railroads or other public utility facilities and other pipe lines which does not involve any new streets or easements of access.
The conveyance of land for highway or other public purposes or grants or conveyance relating to the dedication of land for public use of instruments relating to the vacation of land impressed with a public use.
(G) Conveyance made to correct descriptions in prior conveyances.
(H) The sale or exchange of parcels or tracts of land following the division into no more than two (2) parts of a particular parcel of land existing on July 17, 1959, and not involving any new streets or easements of access.
(I) The division of land for cemetery usage.
(J) The division and distribution of land pursuant to law or court order.
(K) Any other instance where the State of Illinois does not require filing of a plat, as per the Plat Act, Illinois Compiled Statutes.