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Registration of legal charges and deeds of variation of charge (PG29)

Advice for conveyancers on registration of legal charges and deeds of variation (practice guide 29).

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This guide gives advice on the registration of legal charges and deeds of variation of the terms of a registered charge at HM Land Registry. It is aimed at conveyancers.

How to avoid HM Land Registry requisitions

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How to avoid HM Land Registry requisitions: Company charges

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Published 13 October 2003
Last updated 19 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. A new section 14 about digital mortgages has been added to this guide.
  2. Section 11 has been amended to refer to the register completion sheet rather than the title information document.
  3. Video about How to avoid Land Registry requisitions: Company charges added
  4. Section 12.1 has been amended as we have revised our practice on local authority signatories to letters of postponement.
  5. Section 12 has been added detailing our practice on the postponement of charges.
  6. Link to the advice we offer added.
  7. Section 9.1 has been amended to make it clear that when you lodge a scanned image of an approved charge for registration, the ‘MD’ reference of the charge must clearly appear on the scanned image.
  8. Welsh translation added.
  9. First published.