Winter support

Colchester Borough Council is providing support for residents, businesses, and communities throughout winter.

Local Authority Search fees

The fee for an official search depends on the type of application you have submitted.


  • The fee for a full search.
  • The fees for LLC1, CON29R and CON290 searches and additional enquiries.
Type Details Cost (inc. VAT)

Full search

A full local land charge search report consists of two parts, the LLC1 and the CON29R



You can individually purchase the LLC1, CON29R or CON29O (questions 4-22):


Type Cost (inc. VAT)

LLC1 (exc VAT)




Con29O optional enquiries (questions 4 - 21)


Con29O optional enquiries (question 22)


Additional enquiries (solicitors own enquiries)


Additional parcel of land on a full search


Additional parcel of land on a LLC1 (exc VAT)


Copies of documents as a result of a search (exc VAT)



Please note that it is not possible to cancel/refund a search request.

Apply for a Local Authority Search

National Land Information Service (NLIS) 

We are linked to the National Land Information Service (NLIS) at Level 3 and can receive and return local search requests electronically.

Find out more about NLIS