262. Completion through the post.

Arrangements to complete through the post should be made at the latest at the requisitions on title stage of the transaction1.

The Law Society's Code for Completion by Post2 should be used. In cases where the Law Society Conveyancing Protocol3 applies, the solicitors for both parties should comply with the Code without variations unless instructions are given by the seller and buyer and the variations are specific to the needs of the individual transaction4. The buyer's solicitor should agree any variations to the Code in writing with the seller's solicitor before completion is due to take place. Written instructions should