Please note: Following HRMC’s decision, with effect from 31st March 2017, VAT at the standard rate of 20% will apply to Con29 and Con29O products. 

The service is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If you are requesting searches on a regular basis, to simplify the process we are happy to set up an account and invoice on a monthly basis. Please email our local land charges team for further information.

Important: Changes to the pay you pay

From 16 January 2017 the council no longer have the facility to accept cash or cheques and if you are sending payments for Local Land Charges, you need to arrange an alternative payment method.

The easiest way is to pay online by visiting our website, or as mentioned above, we are happy to set up an account and invoice on a monthly basis.  For more information, please contact Customer Services.

For answers to individual CON29 enquiries please see our CON29 individual fees.

Type of searchFees
LLC1 £26.00 - no VAT
Con29 Residential £90 incl. VAT

Con29 Commercial

£122 incl. VAT
CON290 question Q22 £43 incl. VAT
CON290 questions remainder £13 incl. VAT
Written enquiries £22 incl. VAT
Additional parcels - LLC1 £6.50 - no VAT
Additional parcel - Con29 £12 incl VAT
A Full Residential Search comprising LLC1 and Con29 is £116
A Full commercial Search comprising LLC1 and Con29 is £148
Quick return search additional fee of £21.50 incl VAT
Light obstruction notice registration fee £85.50 incl. VAT

We also offer a Quick Return Service for residential searches with a guaranteed turnaround of 3 working days. An additional fee of £21.50 including VAT is required (for example, full residential search £116 plus £21.50 including VAT). This service is only guaranteed on basic residential searches but we will do our best to return non-standard searches as possible. payment must be received before 2.30pm to enable us to process your request.

Charges may apply for copies of documents that relate to charges on the Local Land Charges Register.  Please see the following website (if the required documentation is not listed on the website, please contact our Customer Services Team

Contact us

Newark and Sherwood District Council
Castle House
Great North Road
NG24 1BY

01636 650000


Like us on FacebookFollow us on TwitterFollow us on PinterestFollow us on Instagram


  • 01636 650000

    Mon to Fri 9am to 5pm

    Customer Feedback

  • Get in touch:

    Castle House
    Great North Road
    NG24 1BY

Access Extranet