Powers of attorney and registered land (PG9)

HMCTS operational position : weekly summary updates

Advice on the evidence that HM Land Registry needs when an attorney has executed documents lodged for registration (practice guide 9). Change made: Section 7 has been amended as a result of the Powers of Attorney Act 2023. We will now accept a copy of a power of attorney if it has been certified by […]

County Court users face ‘growing delays’ and ‘crumbling buildings’

In response to the Justice Select Committee’s inquiry on the work of the County Court, the Law Society of England and Wales has expressed concern about rising delays and a poorly maintained court estate. The Law Society is also concerned about the: Number of litigants in person in the County Court Crisis in civil legal […]