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Birmingham land charges price

Birmingham City Council have informed us they will be increasing the price of their LLC1 and CON29 searches from Sunday 1st July.

The combined search will increase from £89.60 (incl. VAT) to £95.20.

Their new prices are as follows:

 

Search Current fee (exc. VAT) Current fee (incl. VAT) Fee from 1st July (exc. VAT) Fee from 1st July (incl. VAT)
CON29 £53.00 £63.60 £56.00 £67.20
LLC1 £26.00 £26.00 (no VAT) £28.00 £28.00 (no VAT)
Combined fee £79.00 £89.60 £84.00 £95.20

The new prices apply to both their residential and commercial searches.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

The CON29DW Explained – water and sewerage services

Our monthly look at the questions in the CON29DW moves onto section 4 – charging – with a look at the suppliers of sewerage and water services.

Question 4.1 of the CON29DW is split into two sections, 4.1.1, which asks “who is responsible for providing the sewerage services at the property?” and 4.1.2, which asks the same for water services.
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New ordering platform launching June 1st

We have a new ordering system which will go live to all customers on Friday 1st June.

Our new site has retained all the elements our customers know and love, alongside a host of new features.

These include:

  • Generate and save quotes, which can then be converted into orders.
  • Prioritise your favourite searches so they appear at the top of your product list.
  • See expected delivery dates for searches before you place your order.
  • Report recommendation service, suggesting the correct searches for your property.

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Stratford-On-Avon price increase

Stratford-On-Avon District Council have announced a price increase from Tuesday 8th May.

Their CON29 will increase from £84.50 to £89.50 (£107.40 incl. VAT). Other fees remain the same.

The new total prices are detailed in the table below:

CON29 (exc. VAT) CON29 (incl. VAT) LLC1 (no VAT) Admin fee (exc. VAT) Admin fee (incl. VAT) Total fee (exc. VAT) Admin fee (incl. VAT)
£89.50 £107.40 £20.00 £5.00 £6.00 £114.50 £133.40

The new prices apply to both their residential and commercial searches.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.