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This supplement deals with:
(i) boundary agreements, explaining what they are, when they might be used and how they can be recorded in the register; and
(ii) determined boundaries, explaining what they are and how a boundary is determined
Section 4.4 has been amended to clarify who must sign a plan supporting an application to determine a boundary.
Section 3 has been amended in light of developments in the law since the last edition.
A section has been added to explain how a determined boundary might be obtained following transfers between neighbours, without an application for a determined boundary being made.
Section 5 has been amended in response to a complaint that the sixth paragraph in that section was misleading as we may requisition for further information before we consider cancellation of the application.
Section 4 has been amended to refer to a recent Upper Tribunal decision which stated that the purpose of the determined boundaries procedure is to provide “accurate public records as to the position of the boundary of a registered parcel of land” rather than “resolving boundary disputes between neighbours”.
Section 3 has been amended to clarify our procedures