1. Introduction.

Conveyancing is the procedure by which an interest in land is transferred from a seller to a buyer and encompasses both freehold and leasehold transactions. It reflects the practical application of land law1. The topics within this title are grouped in the order in which a practitioner2 would normally encounter them in the course of dealing with a typical freehold transaction. Matters which are specific or exclusive to particular types of transaction such as sales of part