This briefing focuses on the role of a specific type of receiver: the Law of Property Act receiver (“LPA receiver”). Changes to insolvency laws mean that charge-holders cannot now appoint administrative receivers unless the charge predated the changes coming into force. However, an LPA receiver can still be appointed in relation to fixed charges over land.

Law_of_Property_Act_Receivers_Look_Set_For_A_Busy_Year_January_2008.pdf