HM Land Registry
December 2018 Transaction Data
This data provides information about the number and types of applications that HM Land Registry completed in December 2018.
- HM Land Registry completed more than 1,274,000 applications to change or query the Land Register
- the South East topped the table of regional applications with 289,089
HM Land Registry completed 1,274,031 applications in December compared with 1,938,344 in November and 1,266,641 last December, of which:
- 306,302 were applications for register updates compared with 388,864 in November
- 578,979 were applications for an official copy of a register compared with 1,032,036 in November
- 199,533 were search and hold queries (official searches) compared with 233,315 in November
- 18,104 were postal applications from non-account holders compared with 23,187 in November
Applications by region and country
|Region/country||October applications||November applications||December applications|
|Yorkshire and the Humber||146,736||140,167||104,949|
|Isles of Scilly||68||62||69|
|England and Wales (not assigned)||70||95||52|
Top 5 local authority areas
|Top 5 local authority areas||October applications||Top 5 Local authority areas||November applications||Top 5 local authority areas||December applications|
|City of Westminster||27,143||Richmond upon Thames||41,992||City of Westminster||15,677|
|Cornwall||18,933||Windsor and Maidenhead||27,253||Cornwall||13,531|
|Manchester||18,026||City of Westminster||24,887||Manchester||13,468|
Top 5 customers
|Top 5 customers||October applications||Top 5 customers||November applications||Top 5 customers||December applications|
|Enact||58,531||WSP Management Services Ltd||114,339||Enact||39,404|
|Infotrack Limited||36,857||Enact||52,463||Infotrack Limited||25,145|
|O’Neill Patient||29,191||Infotrack Limited||36,291||Optima Legal Services||21,820|
|Optima Legal Services||27,833||SupportaTerraquest||27,451||O’Neill Patient||21,302|
|HBOS plc||23,019||Optima Legal Services||27,179||Eversheds Sutherland||14,877|
Transaction Data is published on the 15th working day of each month. The January data will be published at 11am on Thursday 21 February 2019.
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