Land Registry

Land Registry

April 2012

1. HM Land Registry is an agency of the Ministry of Justice and is divided into two departments; the Land Charges Department and the Registration of Title Department which is commonly referred to as ‘Land Registry’. The Chief Land Registrar heads the two departments. Both departments deal with the recording of certain interests in, or charges over, land.

2. Guidance on how to use, manage and pay for the various Land Registry services available to the Insolvency Service is available here.

3. Further information on the use of Land Registry can be found here.

4. Information on the use of Land Registry services is included in the following Case Help Manual parts:


Information can also be found in Technical Manual Chapter 50: Dealing with Land Registry