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HMLR – naming and shaming

The Gazette has reported that HMLR will begin publishing error rates for applications such as register updates, first registrations and new leases from March 2019.

HMLR sends more than 3,000 information requests daily when information is omitted or is inaccurate. HMLR will publish data showing the number of enquiries raised for its top 500 customers calculated by volume of lodged applications.

Data for the first three months of 2019 will be published in March, followed by quarterly reports.

This ‘naming and shaming’ is part of a continuing drive to improve error rates by conveyancers. We reported in our March 2019 (p6) edition on HMLR’s new FR rejection criteria.

See www.lawgazette.co.uk 21 March 2019.

 

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