A Land Charges Department search is generally only of application to unregistered land since entries which would otherwise be revealed by this search will appear on the registered title of the land affected1. However, this search2 is the quickest method of ascertaining whether any bankruptcy entries are registered against a client and should be made at the outset of a transaction to ensure that no bankruptcy entries exist.
The search may be made by post, telephone or fax, online by an agent or an electronic search provider3. A personal search can only be made at the Land Charges Department at
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