§ The Earl of Shrewsbury
asked Her Majesty's Government:
What is the timescale involved in the processing of applications to the Land Registry; and whether they will take steps to speed the process to assist those who wish to sell properties which are subject to enquiries by the Land Registry.
§ The Lord Chancellor (Lord Mackay of Clashfern)
The Question concerns a specific operational matter on which the Chief Executive of Her Majesty's Land Registry is best placed to provide an answer and I have accordingly asked the Chief Executive to reply direct.
Letter from Mr. John Manthorpe, Chief Executive, HM Land Registry, to the Earl of Shrewsbury, dated 27th April 1993.