How to update property records when someone has died
The majority of land and property in England and Wales is registered with HM Land Registry. The register is a legal record of who owns the land or property and is available to the public to view.
Use this service to find out
- what forms you'll need to complete
- what documents you'll need to send
- how much it costs
Before you start, you will need to know
- if the property is registered with HM Land Registry
- who owns the property
- whether it's owned jointly or by one person
You can search for information about a property from HM Land Registry.
We only register land and property in England and Wales.
We do not manage the registers for Scotland and