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Statements of truth (PG73)

Information about the use of statements of truth in support of applications to HM Land Registry (practice guide 73).

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This guide gives information about the use of statements of truth in support of applications to HM Land Registry. It does not purport to give guidance on the use of statements of truth for any other purpose.

It is aimed at members of the public, companies, local authorities, other corporate bodies and conveyancers, and you should interpret references to ‘you’ accordingly. HM Land Registry staff will also refer to it.

We only provide factual information and impartial advice about our procedures. Read more about the advice we give.

Published 31 January 2011
Last updated 6 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Section 1 has been updated to reflect our current practice relating to the use of copy documents for an application for first registration.
  2. The guide had been amended to refer to a new form ST5 created to support applications to cancel Form A restrictions. Link to the advice we offer added.
  3. Welsh translation added.
  4. First published.