PLEASE NOTE: We understand that there is information circulating that St Albans Land Charges Department have placed all searches on hold until 14th July. This is not the case and never has been. We continue to process both official and personal searches strictly in date order. No searches are on hold.
CORONAVIRUS UPDATE FROM 5th JANUARY 2021
For turnaround times please call 01727 819511 or 819513
HOW OFFICIAL SEARCHES AND PERSONAL SEARCHES ARE PROCESSED
Since 23rd March 2020 all personal searches are emailed back. This is however a temporary change in the way personal searches are carried out.
Any personal search appointments booked in – the results will emailed to you. We will still require an email request for an appointment date. The difference will be that you will receive the personal search result before or by the end of the day for the date you give for the appointment.
Please bear with us during this period. Emails may take a little longer to respond to.
We will require all official search requests to be sent to us via the following ways:
Or as attachments by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Payment for the official search is to be paid online via card payment. Please go to Pay Online to access the system. We will require a copy of the receipts of payment to be emailed to us along with the search attachments.
DO NOT POST ANY SEARCHES TO THE COUNCIL OFFICES. WE WILL NOT RECEIVE THEM.
Please call if you have any queries. 01727 819522, 01727 819511, or 01727 819513.
The Local Land Charge team carries out all official local authority searches covered by the Local Land Charges Rules 2010, guaranteeing comprehensive replies to the official LLC1, CON29 and where relevant Con29O enquiries signed by the St Albans City and District Council "Proper Officer". Our searches are accepted by all Mortgage Lenders.
Fees from 01/11/2019
VAT No GB 198 2124 47
Inclusive of VAT
Full Official Search Con29 and LLC1 (commercial and residential)
Breakdown of fees:
£70.83 plus VAT of £14.17
£7.50 plus VAT of £1.50
£2.50 plus VAT of £0.50
£14.00 plus VAT of £2.80
£10.42 plus VAT of £2.08
£25.00 plus VAT of £5.00
Request for copy search
£8.33 plus VAT of £1.67