291. Priority of charging orders.

(5)     Priority of Statutory Charges

291.     Priority of charging orders.

The Land Charges Act 1972 and the Land Registration Act 2002 apply in relation to charging orders1 as they apply in relation to other orders or writs issued or made for the purposes of enforcing judgments2. In the case of unregistered land, a charging order over the legal estate is registrable but not if it is over a beneficial interest alone3. In the case of registered land, a charging order affecting a registered estate4 may be protected by notice5, but