Land registration – collection

Land Registry practice guides

Collection of all Land Registry practice guides.

Contents

  1. Documents

Use our checklists before lodging an application with Land Registry to avoid the most common requisitions.

Our practice guides are also available in Welsh. To access the Welsh version, select the appropriate guide below and then use the ‘Cymraeg’ language option at the top right of the page.

Documents

  1. First registrations (PG1)

    • 9 February 2015
    • Guidance
  2. First registration of title if deeds are lost or destroyed (PG2)

    • 20 November 2014
    • Guidance
  3. Cautions against first registration (PG3)

    • 20 November 2014
    • Guidance
  4. Adverse possession of registered land (PG4)

    • 30 October 2014
    • Guidance
  5. Adverse possession of (1) unregistered and (2) registered land (PG5)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  6. Devolution on the death of a registered proprietor (PG6)

    • 2 February 2015
    • Guidance
  7. Price paid or value information: registration procedures (PG7)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  8. Execution of deeds (PG8)

    • 22 January 2015
    • Guidance
  9. Powers of attorney and registered land (PG9)

    • 3 December 2014
    • Guidance
  10. Index map: official search (PG10)

    • 2 February 2015
    • Guidance
  11. Inspection and application for official copies (PG11)

    • 4 November 2014
    • Guidance
  12. Official searches and outline applications (PG12)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  13. Index of relating franchises and manors: official searches (PG13)

    • 2 February 2015
    • Guidance
  14. Charities: advice for applications sent to Land Registry (PG14)

    • 26 November 2014
    • Guidance
  15. Charitable incorporated organisations (PG14a)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  16. Overriding interests and their disclosure (PG15)

    • 15 September 2014
    • Guidance
  17. Profits a prendre (taking natural resources from another's land) (PG16)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  18. Souvenir land: guidance on making applications (PG17)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  19. Franchises: registration under the Land Registration Act 2002 (PG18)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  20. Notices, restrictions and protection of third party interests (PG19)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  21. Restrictions and leasehold properties (PG19A)

    • 16 October 2014
    • Guidance
  22. Applications under the Family Law Act 1996 (PG20)

    • 16 February 2015
    • Guidance
  23. Transfer forms for complex transactions (PG21)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  24. Manors: manorial titles and rights (PG22)

    • 12 November 2014
    • Guidance
  25. Private trusts of land (PG24)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  26. Leases: when to register (PG25)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  27. Leases: determination (PG26)

    • 20 October 2014
    • Guidance
  28. The leasehold reform legislation (PG27)

    • 11 December 2014
    • Guidance
  29. Extension of leases (PG28)

    • 20 November 2014
    • Guidance
  30. Registration of legal charges and deeds of variation of charge (PG29)

    • 3 December 2014
    • Guidance
  31. Approval of mortgage documentation (PG30)

    • 16 February 2015
    • Guidance
  32. Discharge of charges (PG31)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  33. Large scale applications and calculation of fees (PG33)

    • 12 November 2014
    • Guidance
  34. Personal insolvency (PG34)

    • 3 December 2014
    • Guidance
  35. Corporate insolvency (PG35)

    • 20 November 2014
    • Guidance
  36. Administration and receivership (PG36)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  37. Dispositions executed by Law of Property Act receivers (PG36a)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  38. Objections and disputes: Land Registry practice and procedures (PG37)

    • 11 September 2014
    • Guidance
  39. Costs in disputed applications (PG38)

    • 11 September 2014
    • Guidance
  40. Rectification and indemnity (PG39)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  41. Land Registry plans: guide overview (PG40)

    • 12 November 2014
    • Guidance
  42. Land Registry plans: the basis of Land Registry applications (PG40s1)

    • 12 November 2014
    • Guidance
  43. Preparing plans for Land Registry applications (PG40s2)

    • 13 October 2014
    • Guidance
  44. Land Registry plans: boundaries (PG40s3)

    • 12 November 2014
    • Guidance
  45. Boundary agreements and determined boundaries (PG40s4)

    • 12 November 2014
    • Guidance
  46. Land Registry plans: title plan (PG40s5)

    • 12 November 2014
    • Guidance
  47. Land Registry: other plan-related services and guides (PG40s6)

    • 12 November 2014
    • Guidance
  48. Developing estates: registration services (PG41)

    • 20 November 2014
    • Guidance
  49. Developing estates: estate boundary approval (PG41s1)

    • 20 November 2014
    • Guidance
  50. Developing estates: estate plan approval (PG41s2)

    • 20 November 2014
    • Guidance
  51. Developing estates: registration services - approval of draft transfers and leases (PG41s3)

    • 20 November 2014
    • Guidance
  52. Developing estates: plot sales, transfers and leases (PG41s4)

    • 20 November 2014
    • Guidance
  53. Plan requirements and surveying specification (PG41s5)

    • 20 November 2014
    • Guidance
  54. Voluntary application to note overriding interests (PG41s6)

    • 20 November 2014
    • Guidance
  55. Upgrading the class of title (PG42)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  56. Court proceedings, insolvency and tax liability: applications (PG43)

    • 13 November 2014
    • Guidance
  57. Fax facilities at Land Registry (PG44)

    • 12 November 2014
    • Guidance
  58. Transfers of public housing estates (PG47)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  59. Implied covenants (PG48)

    • 24 September 2014
    • Guidance
  60. Return and rejection of applications for registration (PG49)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  61. Requisition and cancellation procedures (PG50)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  62. Easements claimed by prescription (PG52)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  63. Acquisition of land by general vesting declaration (PG54)

    • 9 February 2015
    • Guidance
  64. Address for service (PG55)

    • 24 September 2014
    • Guidance
  65. Formal apportionment and redemption of a rent or rentcharge (PG56)

    • 2 February 2015
    • Guidance
  66. Exempting documents from the general right to inspect and copy (PG57)

    • 8 January 2015
    • Guidance
  67. Land Registry's Welsh language scheme (PG58)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  68. Land Registry: commonhold (PG60)

    • 13 November 2014
    • Guidance
  69. Easements (PG62)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  70. Land charges: registration, official search, office copy and cancellation (PG63)

    • 16 February 2015
    • Guidance
  71. Prescribed clauses leases (PG64)

    • 13 September 2003
    • Guidance
  72. Registration of mines and minerals (PG65)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  73. Overriding interests losing automatic protection in 2013 (PG66)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  74. Evidence of identity: conveyancers (PG67)

    • 13 November 2014
    • Guidance
  75. Amending deeds that effect dispositions of registered land (PG68)

    • 13 September 2003
    • Guidance
  76. Land Registry: Islamic financing (PG69)

    • 8 October 2014
    • Guidance
  77. Nil-rate band discretionary trusts (PG70)

    • 1 October 2014
    • Guidance
  78. Development schemes (PG72)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  79. Statements of truth (PG73)

    • 10 December 2014
    • Guidance
  80. Searches of the index of proprietors’ names (PG74)

    • 1 October 2014
    • Guidance
  81. Transfer under a chargee's power of sale (PG75)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  82. Charging orders (PG76)

    • 13 October 2003
    • Guidance
  83. Altering the register by removing land from a title plan (PG77)

    • 30 July 2014
    • Guidance