Disclaimer: These fees are issued only for guidance. In any case of doubt, or where a definition is required, reference should be made to the Local Land Charges Act 1975 (as amended), The Local Land Charges Rules 1977 (as amended) and The Local Land Charges (Amendment) Rules 2003.

  • Local land charge fees (pdf 115 kB) Current fees. 
  • Local land charge fees (pdf 118 kB) Applicable from 31 March 2017 - To include VAT. Please note the standard search fee is not increasing so the basic fees below will remain the same. 

Basic fees

  • Full local search - LLC1 and CON29R (online/by email - payment must be by BACS or Card, NOT by cheque) - £60 (£11 per extra parcel)
  • Full local search - LLC1 and CON29R (by email/post with payment by cheque) - £71 (£11 per extra parcel)
  • LLC1 only - £10 (£5 per extra parcel)
  • CON29R only (online/by email - payment must be by BACS or card) - £50
  • CON29R only (paper search with cheque) - £61
  • Optional questions £6 each

Payment methods

By BACS, credit or debit card - please email your search request to landcharges@northdevon.gov.uk first so that we can email you the details and the invoice number to quote to be able to make the payment.

By cheque - made payable to North Devon Council, sent for the attention of the Land Charges team at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1DG

Please email landcharges@northdevon.gov.uk to ask for the price of a document prior to ordering a copy

If you need help in calculating search fees please email landcharges@northdevon.gov.uk a copy of the plan.

Contact information

Direct Address: Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1DG
Telephone: 01271 388406
For Typetalk: precede with 18001
Email: landcharges@northdevon.gov.uk
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