Business, Legal & Accounting Glossary
If a piece of land is in a compulsory registration area (now the whole of England and Wales), and is unregistered (see unregistered land), then the proprietor has an obligation to register the land when certain events occur. The number of such events has increased over the years, but it now includes:
It has always been possible to register voluntarily, and since the land registration act (2002) gives increased protection against adverse possession to registered land, there is now at least one incentive to do so.
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Definitions for Events Triggering First Registration are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:
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