Land registration – guidance

Devolution on the death of a registered proprietor (PG6)

What to do following the death of a joint, sole or last surviving proprietor of a registered estate, charge or mortgage (practice guide 6).


This guide is aimed at conveyancers, and you should interpret references to ‘you’ accordingly.

Updated: February 2015

This edition of the guide replaces the 30 June 2014 edition. Section 3 has been amended as a result of the Presumption of Death Act 2013.