Updated practice guides

HMLR have updated their Execution of deeds (PG8), practice guide.

Page summary:
Advice on the execution of deeds that are to be submitted to HM Land Registry (practice guide 8).

Change made:
Section 10 has been expanded slightly to clarify the position in respect of counterparts. Section 12 has been amended to confirm that a deed of substituted security can be Mercury signed. Section 13 has been amended to clarify our requirements in respect of electronic signatures. An additional line has been added to the certificate in Appendix 3 so that the deed in respect of which the certificate is given can be specified.

HMLR have updated their Preparing plans for HM Land Registry applications (PG40s2)

Page summary:
This supplement describes boundary agreements, determined boundaries and the application process (practice guide 40, supplement 2).

Change made:
Section 6 has been amended to clarify that an advertising hoarding can comprise an unusual extent.

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