Following the passing of the Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act 2022 in March of this year, the Companies House register of overseas entities became live on 1 August 2022. From today the Land Registry will start placing restrictions on the titles of freehold and leasehold estates owned by overseas entities. Our update here provides a short overview on the latest position.

For more information please contact:

Sarah Hawes
Sarah Hawes
Head of Corporate Knowledge, UK
+44 20 7466 2953
Kathryn Oie
Kathryn Oie
Of Counsel, Real Estate, London
+44 20 7466 3897
Kate Wilson
Kate Wilson
Professional Support Lawyer, Real Estate, London
+44 20 7466 2650
Rachel Mackay
Rachel Mackay
Professional Support Consultant, Real Estate, London
+44 20 7466 2836