Updated Practice Guides: PG50, PG36, PG63 & PG13

There has been an update published in the following practice guides:

Requisition and cancellation procedures (PG50)

Page summary: Advice on how to avoid requisitions on applications and our procedures where they do need to be raised (practice guide 50).

Change made: We have updated section 3 regarding the information we require to consider granting an extension of time, following the increase in the period we allow for reply to a requisition from the statutory 20 working days to 60 working days. We’ve added an additional scenario to section 5.1.

More information available here.

Administration and receivership (PG36)

Page summary: How to deal with applications involving administration and receivership under the provisions of the Insolvency Act 1986. (Practice guide 36).

Change made: Sections 2.5 and 2.6 have been amended to clarify how to cancel a register entry relating to paragraph 70(2) of Schedule B1 to the Insolvency Act 1986.

More information available here.

Land charges: registration, official search, office copy and cancellation (PG63)

Page summary: Information about HM Land Registry Land Charges Department: applications for registration, official search, office copy and cancellation (practice guide 63)

Change made: Section 12.1 has been updated to reflect the formation of North Northamptonshire and West Northamptonshire unitary authorities from 1 April 2021.

More information available here.

Index of relating franchises and manors: official searches (PG13)

Page summary: How to obtain Information held in the index of relating franchises and manors (practice guide 13).

Change made: Section 7 has been updated to reflect the formation of North Northamptonshire and West Northamptonshire unitary authorities from 1 April 2021.

More information available here.

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