Land and property registration

All articles for this topic are listed below.


Guides for before you apply, including advance notices, reports and notifications.

The application form

Checklists and guides to help you make sure your application for registration is good to go.

Mapping requirements

Help with creating a plan for your plot, including mapping conventions and deed plan criteria.

Inaccuracies and compensation

Guidance on dealing with inaccuracies in the land register.

Rights and burdens

Guides covering encumbrances, rights and title conditions.

Voluntary registration guides

Find out what you need to do to register your plot voluntarily.

Leases and the land register

Guidance about long leases, and when a lease can lead to automatic plot registration.

About Register of Overseas Entities

This register will be created and maintained by Companies House in Cardiff. Learn how this affects land transactions.

Open casework guide

This guide will help you understand what having an open case means for you as a legal professional and your client. It will also direct you towards the support you can access.

A guide to interpreting title plans

Guidance on understanding legal boundaries, the Land Register, the Cadastral Map, the Ordnance Survey map and how to interpret these.

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