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Cautions against first registration (PG3)

Registering and dealing with caution titles (practice guide 3).

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This guide gives advice on the processes involved in registering and dealing with caution titles. It is aimed at conveyancers and you should interpret references to ‘you’ accordingly. It explains the nature and effect of a caution title and what happens when HM Land Registry receives a substantive application for first registration of an estate affected by the caution.

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Published 13 October 2003
Last updated 24 June 2015 + full page history
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