Adverse possession: registration (ADV1)

Application form ADV1: registration of a person in adverse possession.


Adverse possession: registration (ADV1)

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Use this form to apply for adverse possession of registered land. You can use form ST1 to supply evidence required to support your application.

Fee and address

Send the completed form with the correct fee to our standard address.

More information

Read more information in practice guide 4: adverse possession of registered land.

Published 15 October 2012
Last updated 25 May 2018 + show all updates
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