Explanation of what is required when lodging an application for registration with HM Land Registry on or after 6 April where one of the following restrictions appear in the register.
Law and practice
Head of Customer Engagement Duncan Chittenden talks about how we're working with customers to improve the quality of applications.
Our Exempt Documents Team provide a step-by-step guide to preparing exempt document applications which meet our requirements.
Assistant Land Registrar Tim Smithers summarises Land Registry’s practice on cancellation of leases.
HM Land Registry Lawyer Joy Bailey explains our policy and practice relating to electronic signatures on documents and deeds.
John Pownall, Head of Guarantee and Litigation Group, explains how we try to recover indemnity payments made in cases of fraud and forgery.
Clarification of our new practice for certified copies and its requirements, to make sure your first registrations are processed smoothly.
Here are some of the most frequently encountered issues we have with lease extensions which cause us to raise requisitions, with tips on how to avoid them.
Customers frequently ask us about the difference between the legal estate and the beneficial interests in land. Assistant Land Registrar Hayley Parfitt provides an overview of the distinction between the two.
Chris, Charlotte, Hayley and Tim are among the 16 new Assistant Land Registrars who have brought fresh skills, knowledge and experience to our Local Lawyer Team.