The local land charges team process local land charges searches which are an important part of the process of buying and selling property and/or land.
The team is also responsible for the registration of local land charges and maintenance of the Local Land Charges Register and Common Land and Village Green Registers.
Requesting a local authority search (LLC1, CON29R and CON29O)
Requests can be submitted by post or electronically by completing the downloadable form. Each request must be accompanied by a plan of the property or area of search required. In the case of new developments a site plan clearly identifying the plot number/property required must be provided.
Payment of fees
Payment can be made by cheque or over the telephone by debit or credit card by calling 01924 305260.
Additional parcel - LLC1
£1 per parcel
£24 (incl VAT)
Additional parcel fee - CON29R
£4.80 (incl VAT)
CON29O - questions 4 to 22
£6 per question (incl VAT)
Stand alone CON29O additional parcel
£4.80 (incl VAT)
12p per sheet (incl VAT)
If CON29R and CON29O forms are submitted together for the same area of search only one additional parcel fee of £4.80 (incl VAT) will be charged for each parcel.
Personal searches of the register
Personal searches of the register can be carried out free of charge by appointment at our office between 9am and 12 noon Monday to Friday. There is no restriction on the number of searches that can be carried out.
CON29 data can be inspected free of charge at Wakefield One, Burton Street Wakefield during normal office hours:
Local Authorities (England) (Charges For Property Searches)Regulations 2008 Statement 9