The majority of Land Registry users send their applications online through their portal, rather than through the post and will consequently receive their results on the digital portal. The Land Registry are now seeking to expand these electronic communications further through the launch of eDespatch.
After 13th July, any firm which has a portal account and sends an application through the post to the Land Registry will now receive the application results online in the portal’s PDF download area, rather than through the post.
There remains the exception, where first registrations will be returned by post. Likewise firms which are not signed up to the online portal will continue to obtain their results in the post.
The benefit of these changes is to allow firms who are signed up to the portal, to choose whether to see all their organisation’s downloads, new downloads or previously viewed downloads, and apply a filter for one of four categories:
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