Charges created by overseas companies: new regime on 1 October 2011

On 1 October 2011 the Overseas Companies (Execution of Documents and Registration of Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2011 come into force, introducing a new regime for charges created by overseas companies. The principal effect of this is to abolish the requirement that overseas companies with a registered UK establishment register at Companies House certain charges over UK property.

Click here for an article which summarises the key changes introduced by these regulations.