HL Deb 28 April 1993 vol 545 c14WA
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.