Guidance

Land Registry information services

Use the portal or Business Gateway to access information from the Land Register or apply for searches.

Business customers can use Land Registry information services to get information faster and more cheaply than by post.

How to get access

You need a portal ID to use Land Registry information services. If you don’t already have one, sign up to Business e-services.

Before getting access, you must also agree to the conditions of use.

Available services

Services you can access include:

  • MapSearch (portal only)
    search an online map to check if land and property in England or Wales is registered, get title numbers and find out if tenure is freehold or leasehold
  • Request official copies
    submit a request for official copies of registers, title plans and documents
  • Official search of part with priority
  • Official search of whole without priority
  • Official search of whole with priority
  • Search of the index map
  • Home rights search
  • Outline application
    lodge an outline application (OLA) to get a reserved period to lodge an application for a registrable disposition that can’t be protected by an official search
  • Application enquiry (portal only
    check your current applications lodged with Land Registry
  • Day list enquiry (business gateway only)
    check your current applications lodged with Land Registry
  • ENDS enquiry
    view the details of a pending END
  • Search of the index of relating franchises and manors
  • Enquiry by property description
    title view
  • Register view
    view a title register as PDF or HTML, print and view the day list for that title
  • Title plan view
    view a title plan as a PDF and print it
  • Document view
    view a document as a PDF and print or save it
  • Land Charge searches (bankruptcy only)
    search for bankruptcy information for private individuals, limited and public limited companies, complex names and local authorities
  • Land Charges Full search
    search the Land Charge index, view results as PDFs and request official copies
  • Land Charges Official copy
    capture Land Charges official copy data
  • Land Charges Registration view
    view details of a submitted application