Execution of deeds—HM Land Registry requirements
Execution of deeds—HM Land Registry requirements

The following Property guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Execution of deeds—HM Land Registry requirements
  • Execution of deeds

Execution of deeds

Most deeds entered into in the course of a property transaction will require substantive registration or the making of entries on the register by HM Land Registry. This includes dispositions of freehold or leasehold land, the grant of any lease for more than seven years, and the grant of a legal charge.

Land Registration Rules 2003 (LRR 2003), SI 2003/1417, r 206 provides that a disposition which uses one of HM Land Registry’s prescribed forms (such as a transfer of registered land) must use either: