Land registration – collection

Land Registry Business e-services

Electronic services for business customers, using the portal or Business Gateway.

Our Business e-services are for organisations that regularly transact with us to get information or submit applications online.

Members of the public and business customers who make one-off or occasional use of our services can:

You can access Business e-services manually through the portal or automatically by integrating Business Gateway with your case management system.

Use our online services instead of paper applications to:

  • improve speed, certainty and accuracy
  • reduce postal costs
  • save money and resources
  • reduce the environmental impact
  • get an electronic audit trail to help prevent fraud


  1. Land Registry information services

    • Detailed guide
  2. Land Registry network services

    • Detailed guide
  3. Land Registry electronic document registration service

    • Detailed guide
  4. Land Registry lender services

    • Detailed guide


Apply for a Business e-services account to access the Land Registry portal and get automated access to the register via Business Gateway.

  1. Apply for Business e-services

    • Detailed guide


The Land Registry portal is a secure website for our professional customers to access Business e-services. By using the portal you can:

  • reduce fees for some types of application
  • get role-based access and user activity reports, to monitor and control your users’ access permissions

To get a portal account, sign up to Business e-services.

Log in to the Land Registry portal
Available 6.30am to 11pm every day.

How to use the Land Registry portal

  1. Land Registry portal: change of organisation name

    • Detailed guide


Business e-services customers can use our free MapSearch to instantly:

  • check if land and property in England or Wales is registered
  • get title numbers
  • find out if tenure is freehold or leasehold
  1. MapSearch

    • Detailed guide

Business Gateway

Use Business Gateway to automatically access Land Registry property records from your case management system. To use it your must either have a case management system that offers integration or an IT development capability to integrate your system.

  1. Land Registry's Business Gateway: compatible software suppliers

    • Guidance
  2. Business Gateway application form

    • Form
  3. Business Gateway application form for cloud providers

    • Form
  4. Business Gateway connection terms and conditions for cloud providers

    • Guidance
  5. Business Gateway developer pack

    • Detailed guide

Certificate Authority

A certificate authority is a trusted body that creates, issues and manages certificates that prove a user’s identity during electronic transactions.

Read about how we operate as a certificate authority and provide a secure platform for you to access, authenticate and enable electronic signatures.

  1. Public key infrastructure disclosure statement

    • Guidance
  2. Certificate policy

    • Guidance
  3. Certification statement

    • Guidance