Groundsure Cheshire Salt Search price increase

There will be an increase to the price of the Groundsure Cheshire Salt Search from Monday 30th October.

The new prices are detailed in the table below:


Product Price (exc. VAT)  Price (incl. VAT)
Groundsure Cheshire Salt Search £38.30 £45.96
Cheshire Salt Search 0.03-0.06 ha £50.30 £60.36
Cheshire Salt Search 0.06-0.12 ha £65.30 £78.36
Cheshire Salt Search 0.12-0.25 ha £85.30 £102.36
Cheshire Salt Search 0.25-0.5 ha £95.30 £114.36
Cheshire Salt Search 0.5-1 ha £105.30 £126.36
Cheshire Salt Search 1-2 ha £125.30 £150.36
Cheshire Salt Search 2-5 ha £145.30 £174.36
Cheshire Salt Search 5-15 ha £185.30 £222.36
Cheshire Salt Search >15 ha POA POA

Prices apply to both residential and commercial versions of the search.

The ordering process remains unchanged, and the new prices will be live on our ordering page from 30th October.

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

Dudley local authority price change

Dudley MBC will be amending the price of their CON29 searches from Monday 31st July.

The CON29 will increase from £100 (exc. VAT) to £115 (£138 incl. VAT).

The LLC1 remains unchanged at £15.

This means the new price is £130 (£153 incl. VAT)

The ordering process remains unchanged, and both elements can still be ordered through

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

Free Food for a CON29DW Terms & Conditions:

  1. Offer is only available to customers not ordering directly from Severn Trent Searches within the previous 3 months.
  2. Vouchers are limited to a maximum of five £10 vouchers per branch.
  3. Only orders quoting the code JUSTEAT50 will be eligible for a voucher. Code can be included in the order or emailed to along with the order number.
  4. Only completed CON29DWs will be eligible. Cancelled orders will not receive a voucher.
  5. Only CON29DWs on properties within the Severn Trent region are eligible for a voucher.
  6. No cash alternative is available. We reserve the right to offer a similar voucher of equal or greater value if the stated voucher is unavailable.
  7. Employees of Severn Trent PLC or any affiliated company, their families and households, are excluded from participation.
  8. The manager of Severn Trent Searches retains the right to withhold vouchers. The decision of the manager of Severn Trent Searches is final.
  9. The promoter of this offer is Severn Trent Searches, Pure Offices, Sherwood Business Park, Lake View Drive, Nottingham, NG15 0DT.
  10. All applications are governed by these Terms and Conditions.

CDS Local Authority Search price increase from 1st April

The CDS Local Authority Search will be increasing in price from Saturday 1st April.

The new price will be £62.50 (£75.00 incl. VAT) for the regulated search, which is available for any residential property throughout England and Wales.

Unlike official searches, regulated searches are not complied directly by local authorities, but using the same publicly available information, and are in a fixed price and format for any authority throughout England and Wales.

A number of local authorities will also be amending their prices in April. A list of those within the Severn Trent region can be found here.

If you have any queries regarding these price changes, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Reminder: New CON29DW prices from 1st April 2023

We will be amending the price of our CON29DW Residential and CON29DW Commercial drainage and water searches from Saturday 1st April.

The CON29DW Residential will increase by £3.00 to £54.00 (£64.80 incl. VAT), as will related products.

The CON29DW Commercial will increase by £20.00 to £230.00 (£276.00 incl. VAT).

We are aware that this is an above average increase, particularly in the current economic climate. Unfortunately, rising costs mean that our current prices of £51.00 + VAT/£210 + VAT are no longer sustainable.

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