Search Fees

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All search fees excluding the LLC1 are subject to VAT from 1 January 2017.

Search forms (non-commercial):
Fee VAT Total
Certificate of Search of Register (LLC1) only £35.00 £0.00 £35.00
Fees for completing form CON29 only (standard questionnaire) on RESIDENTIAL properties £135.00 £27.00 £162.00
Standard search (combined LLC1 and CON29) for NON-COMMERCIAL properties (discounted rate) LLC1 £35.00 £0.00 £35.00
CON29 £113.00 £22.60 £135.60
Total Payable £170.60
Additional Parcel (LLC1) only £10.00 £0.00 £10.00
Additional Parcel (CON29/CON29O) only £10.00 £2.00 £12.00
Search forms (commercial):
Fee VAT Total
Certificate of Search of Register (LLC1) only £35.00 £0.00 £35.00
Fees for completing form CON29 only (standard questionnaire) on Commercial properties £293.00 £58.60 £351.60
Standard search (combined LLC1 and CON29) for COMMERCIAL properties (discounted rate) LLC1 £35.00 £0.00 £35.00
CON29 £264.00 £52.80 £316.80
Total Payable £351.80
Fees for additional services:
Fee VAT Total
Providing refined CON29 data for questions 3.1, 3.7, 3.8, 3.9, 3.10, 3.11 and 3.12 only in a tailored report. Excludes Highway information. £49.00 £9.80 £58.80
Per each question £8.00 £1.60 £9.60
Sight of unrefined CON29 data for question 3.1, 3.7, 3.8, 3.9, 3.10, 3.11 and 3.12 by appointment only, please contact Land Charges office. Excludes information publicly available elsewhere e.g. Highways £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
Each Printed CON29O (Optional) enquiry £15.00 £3.00 £18.00
Each Non-standard CON29O (Optional) enquiry £18.00 £3.60 £21.60
Cancellation charge (fee if notified within 1-2 days of receipt of search application) £31.00 £6.20 £37.20
Expedition fees (in addition to search fees):
Fee VAT Total
Search of Register and form CON29 £49.00 £9.80 £58.80

These fees are effective from 1 April 2009. Fees are usually reviewed annually in April (no change for 2016).