Costs and Fees

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

IN THIS ARTICLE

  • How much does it cost
  • How much each type of search costs

All fees are calculated on a cost recovery basis, and the charges below reflect a recent time recording activity to ensure accuracy and are based on current service costs.  VAT is now applicable on all charges except for the LLC1 element.

Description of charge VAT
Ind
2018/19
Charges
excl. VAT
£
2018/19
Charges
incl. VAT
£
Residential - CON 29 R + LLC1 

ST

92.46

106.95

Commercial - CON 29 R + LLC1

ST

130.46

152.55

LLC1

NB

20.00

20.00

CON 29 O Questions - all except Question
8 (each)

ST

10.00

12.00

CON 29 O Question 22

ST

14.00

16.80

CON 29R Residential

ST

72.46

86.95

CON 29R Commercial

ST

110.46

132.55

Additional written enquiries per question

ST

20.00

24.00

Additional Land Parcels per extra
assessment

ST

15.00

18.00

 
It'll take approximately 3 - 5 working days for official search requests to be returned to you. These are completed in strict date order.

Cancellation Charges

Cancellation of Official Search requests will be charged at full price and no refunds are given. 

What supporting documents do you need?

Along with the fully completed application form and fee, the following must be submitted:

  • An up-to-date Ordnance Survey map with the property boundary correctly outlined

  • If you require any side or back access ways, other roads in the vicinity or abutting roads please ensure that these are specified in Box C on the Con. 29 "R" form

Apply

LLC1 Form

CON29 Form