When customers ask us for title deeds, they’re often disappointed to learn that we don't have the originals. Find out what they are, where they might be kept, and whether you need them.
Law and practice
Adam Hookway, Customer Policy Manager, talks about some of the main issues that arise when a property owner dies.
In England and Wales, all land is owned by somebody. But how can you find out who owns a piece of land or property that isn't registered with us?
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.
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.
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.