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Return and rejection of applications for registration (PG49)

Advice on how to avoid the rejection of applications to change the register (practice guide 49).

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This guide gives advice on how to avoid the rejection of applications to change the register. It gives examples of defects in applications that we consider to be serious enough to reject the application and return the papers.

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Published 13 October 2003
Last updated 6 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. A reference to '5 business days' in section 3 of this guide has been changed to '5 working days'; a minor change has also been made to section 4 to cross-refer to our practice of accepting first registration applications with certified copy deeds only.
  2. Section 3 has been amended to confirm that we will not reject an application after it has been with us for five business days.
  3. Added translation
  4. Link to the advice we offer added.
  5. First published.