Local Authority Searches Pricing Index

The following is a comprehensive list of Local Authority Search prices as sourced directly from the Local Authorities.   

The list highlights the significant variation in Local Authority Search Fees with the highest being 'London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham Council' at a cost of £333.50 and the lowest being 'Wakefield Council' at £44.00

Local Authority

Fee charged (inc. VAT)

Adur & Worthing District Councils

£115.00

Allerdale District Council

£106.00

Alnwick District Council

£115.00

Amber Valley Borough Council

£114.84

Anglesey County Council

£128.40

Arun District Council

£89.00

Ashfield District Council

£112.60

Ashford Borough Council

£94.50

Aylesbury Vale Borough Council

£114.16

Babergh District Council

£172.40

Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council

£90.80

Barrow-in-Furness District Council

£108.76

Basildon Council

£173.70

Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council

£148.00

Bassetlaw District Council

£122.00

Bath & North East Somerset Council

£117.00

Bedford Borough Council

£169.00

Birmingham City Council

£95.20

Blaby District Council

£116.00

Blackburn with Darwen Council

£83.80

Blackpool Borough Council

£138.50

Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council

£116.40

Bolsover District Council

£74.00

Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council

£152.00

Boston Borough Council

£109.20

Bournemouth Borough Council

£104.00

Bracknell Forest Borough Council

£124.60

Braintree District Council

£115.00

Breckland District Council

£131.84

Brentwood District Council

£118.75

Brighton and Hove Council

£173.40

Bristol City Council

£110.00

Broadland District Council

£128.00

Bromsgrove District Council

£149.16

Broxbourne Borough Council

£87.00

Broxtowe Borough Council

£119.94

Burnley Borough Council

£160.00

Bury Metropolitan Borough Council

£157.60

Caerphilly County Borough Council

£95.40

Calderdale Borough Council

£168.20

Cambridge City Council

£172.00

Cannock Chase District Council

£101.36

Canterbury City Council

£126.00

Cardiff Council

£116.40

Carlisle City Council

£113.00

Carmarthenshire Council

£130.80

Castle Point District Council

£121.00

Central Bedfordshire Council

£133.00

Ceredigion Council

£139.20

Charnwood Borough Council

£127.80

Chelmsford Borough Council

£102.50

Cheltenham Borough Council

£160.00

Cherwell District Council

£147.60

Cheshire East Council

£85.00

Cheshire West & Chester Council

£90.00

Chesterfield Borough Council

£125.80

Chichester District Council

£102.10

Chiltern District Council

£98.60

Chorley Borough Council

£152.16

City and County of Swansea Council

£120.00

City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council

£134.00

City of Stoke-on-Trent Council

£95.32

City of Sunderland Council

£112.00

City of Wolverhampton Council

£63.00

City of York Council

£129.00

Colchester Borough Council

£106.95

Conwy County Borough Council

£90.40

Copeland Borough Council

£132.00

Corby Borough Council

£119.60

Cornwall Council

£200.00

Corporation of London Council

£133.20

Cotswold District Council

£173.00

County Durham Council

£138.10

Coventry City Council

£128.00

Craven District Council

£158.42

Crawley Borough Council

£95.20

Dacorum Borough Council

£112.80

Darlington Borough Council

£91.80

Dartford Borough Council

£90.00

Daventry District Council

£140.80

Denbighshire County Council

£106.00

Derby City Council

£111.10

Derbyshire Dales District Council

£125.80

Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council

£87.84

Dover District Council

£145.70

Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

£92.45

East Cambridgeshire District Council

£145.88

East Devon District Council

£91.00

East Dorset District Council

£136.20

East Hampshire District Council

£163.50

East Hertfordshire District Council

£135.21

East Lindsey District Council

£105.20

East Northamptonshire District Council

£180.00

East Riding of Yorkshire District Council

£150.00

East Staffordshire Borough Council

£85.00

Eastbourne District Council

£166.80

Eastleigh Borough Council

£169.20

Eden District Council

£104.20

Elmbridge Borough Council

£114.60

Epping Forest District Council

£97.30

Epsom & Ewell District Council

£208.00

Erewash Borough Council

£169.20

Exeter City Council

£97.60

Fareham Borough Council

£190.40

Fenland District Council

£189.00

Flintshire County Council

£115.20

Forest of Dean District Council

£139.00

Fylde Borough Council

£158.00

Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council

£142.81

Gedling Borough Council

£120.20

Gloucester City Council

£145.00

Gravesham Borough Council

£136.00

Great Yarmouth Borough Council

£166.50

Guildford Borough Council

£161.00

Gwynedd Council

£134.40

Halton Borough Council

£126.00

Hambleton District Council

£92.00

Harborough District Council

£105.20

Harlow District Council

£130.10

Harrogate Borough Council

£99.00

Hart District Council

£146.00

Hartlepool Borough Council

£104.20

Hastings Borough Council

£282.00

Havant Borough Council

£152.40

Herefordshire Council

£165.00

Hertsmere Borough Council

£103.40

High Peak Borough Council

£98.20

Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council

£116.00

Horsham District Council

£125.00

Hull City Council

£118.00

Huntingdonshire District Council

£126.00

Hyndburn Borough Council

£106.00

Ipswich Borough Council

£115.00

Isle of Wight Council

£170.20

Isles of Scilly Council

£137.30

Kettering Borough Council

£115.00

Kings Lynn & Norfolk Borough Council

£67.10

Kirklees Metropolitan Borough Council

£82.00

Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council

£70.40

Lancaster City Council

£99.00

Leeds City Council

£67.90

Leicester City Council

£88.00

Lewes District Council

£113.20

Lichfield District Council

£112.80

Lincoln City Council

£121.00

Liveroool City Council

£87.00

London Borough of Barking & Dagenham Council

£151.30

London Borough of Barnet Council

£246.64

London Borough of Bexley Council

£110.00

London Borough of Brent Council

£320.00

London Borough of Bromley Council

£79.00

London Borough of Camden Council

£144.96

London Borough of Croydon Council

£305.00

London Borough of Ealing Council

£149.00

London Borough of Enfield Council

£230.00

London Borough of Hackney Council

£147.40

London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham Council

£333.50

London Borough of Haringey Council

£127.00

London Borough of Harrow Council

£261.00

London Borough of Havering Council

£127.00

London Borough of Hillingdon Council

£66.80

London Borough of Hounslow Council

£186.00

London Borough of Islington Council

£135.80

London Borough of Lambeth Council

£305.00

London Borough of Lewisham Council

£150.00

London Borough of Merton Council

£127.20

London Borough of Newham Council

£163.00

London Borough of Redbridge Council

£179.00

London Borough of Richmond-upon-Thames Council

£101.00

London Borough of Southwark Council

£210.20

London Borough of Sutton Council

£100.00

London Borough of Tower Hamlets Council

£93.00

London Borough of Waltham Forest Council

£271.20

London Borough of Wandsworth Council

£76.80

Luton Borough Council

£100.00

Maidstone Borough Council

£149.00

Maldon District Council

£167.00

Malvern Hills District Council

£144.00

Manchester City Council

£74.50

Mansfield District Council

£123.94

Medway Council

£85.00

Melton Borough Council

£136.00

Mendip District Council

£135.00

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council

£74.00

Mid-Devon District Council

£81.18

Middlesbrough Unitary Authority

£99.00

Mid-Suffolk District Council

£172.40

Mid-Sussex District Council

£103.40

Milton Keynes Council

£147.00

Mole Valley District Council

£256.00

Monmouthshire Council

£132.00

Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council

£90.00

New Forest District Council

£136.00

Newark & Sherwood District Council

£116.00

Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council

£133.40

Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council

£175.10

Newport County Borough Council

£130.80

North Cornwall District Council

£200.00

North Devon District Council

£60.00

North Dorset District Council

£122.00

North Hertfordshire District Council

£92.00

North Kesteven District Council

£96.50

North Lincolnshire District Council

£108.00

North Norfolk District Council

£120.00

North Shropshire District Council

£90.20

North Somerset District Council

£121.40

North Tyneside Borough Council

£147.44

North Warwickshire Borough Council

£141.00

North Wiltshire District Council

£168.60

Northampton Borough Council

£108.00

North-East Derbyshire District Council

£97.00

North-East Lincolnshire Unitary Authority

£116.00

Northumberland County Council

£115.20

North-West Leicestershire District Council

£123.60

Norwich City Council

£137.00

Nottingham City Council

£130.00

Nuneaton & Bedworth Borough Council

£135.20

Oadby & Wigston Borough Council

£116.00

Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council

£115.00

Oxford City Council

£187.21

Pembrokeshire County Council

£106.80

Pendle Borough Council

£87.00

Peterborough City Council

£172.00

Plymouth City Council

£92.76

Poole Borough Council

£150.00

Portsmouth City Council

£92.00

Powys County Council

£148.80

Preston Borough Council

£116.00

Purbeck District Council

£141.80

Reading Borough Council

£129.60

Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council

£158.00

Redditch Borough Council

£149.16

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council

£234.00

Rhondda Cynon Taff County Borough Council

£177.00

Ribble Valley Borough Council

£149.50

Richmondshire District Council

£92.80

Rochdale Borough Council

£158.00

Rossendale Borough Council

£92.00

Rother District Council

£127.60

Rotherham Borough Council

£115.60

Royal Borough of Greenwich Council

£72.00

Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea Council

£303.50

Royal Borough of Kingston-upon-Thames Council

£98.40

Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead Council

£135.00

Rugby Borough Council

£109.00

Runnymede Borough Council

£225.00

Rushcliffe Borough Council

£122.60

Rushmoor Borough Council

£136.80

Rutland County Council

£112.00

Ryedale District Council

£92.00

Salford City Council

£159.00

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

£88.68

Scarborough Borough Council

£61.60

Sedgemoor District Council

£131.80

Sefton Borough Council

£75.00

Selby District Council

£141.52

Sevenoaks District Council

£122.00

Sheffield City Council

£90.50

Shropshire Council

£90.20

Slough Borough Council

£135.60

Solihull Metropolitan District Council

£217.30

South Buckinghamshire District Council

£98.60

South Cambridgeshire District Council

£116.00

South Derbyshire District Council

£91.00

South Gloucestershire District Council

£110.00

South Hams District Council

£87.82

South Holland District Council

£133.60

South Kesteven District Council

£149.27

South Lakeland District Council

£102.00

South Norfolk District Council

£206.20

South Northamptonshire District Council

£110.20

South Oxfordshire District Council

£182.00

South Ribble Borough Council

£145.60

South Somerset District Council

£175.80

South Staffordshire District Council

£133.00

South Tyneside Metro Borough Council

£174.40

Southampton City Council

£75.00

Southend-on-Sea Borough Council

£119.00

Spelthorne Borough Council

£244.00

St. Albans District Council

£100.00

St. Helens District Council

£178.00

Stafford Borough Council

£114.75

Staffordshire Moorlands District Council

£98.20

Stevenage Borough Council

£76.00

Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council

£144.00

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

£127.20

Stratford-on-Avon District Council

£127.40

Stroud District Council

£172.60

Suffolk Coastal and Waveney District Council

£140.50

Surrey Heath Borough Council

£207.70

Swale Borough Council

£149.00

Swindon Borough Council

£104.80

Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council

£67.58

Tamworth Borough Council

£138.20

Tandridge District Council

£144.80

Taunton Deane Borough Council

£108.60

Teignbridge District Council

£100.00

Telford and Wrekin Council

£62.24

Tendring District Council

£72.00

Test Valley Borough Council

£97.00

Tewkesbury Borough Council

£132.00

Thanet District Council

£162.60

Three Rivers District Council

£88.00

Thurrock Council

£125.40

Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council

£170.60

Torbay Council

£102.80

Torfaen County Borough Council

£109.20

Torridge District Council

£83.22

Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council

£84.09

Tunbridge Wells Borough Council

£149.00

Uttlesford District Council

£111.00

Vale of Glamorgan County Borough Council

£125.00

Vale of White Horse District Council

£179.20

Wakefield Council

£44.00

Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council

£151.90

Warrington Borough Council

£171.80

Warwick District Council

£111.00

Watford Borough Council

£80.00

Waverley Borough Council

£288.00

Wealden District Council

£121.00

Wellingborough Borough Council

£96.00

Welwyn Hatfield Council

£86.60

West Berkshire District Council

£120.00

West Devon Borough Council

£87.82

West Dorset District Council

£122.00

West Lancashire District Council

£80.00

West Lindsey District Council

£123.00

West Oxfordshire District Council

£157.33

West Somerset District Council

£89.40

West Wiltshire District Council

£168.60

Westminster City Council

£185.00

Weymouth & Portland Borough Council

£122.00

Wigan Council

£187.80

Wiltshire Council

£168.60

Winchester City Council

£192.00

Wirral Borough Council

£102.10

Woking Borough Council

£228.63

Wokingham Borough Council

£133.72

Worcester City Council

£142.00

Wrexham County Borough Council

£100.80

Wychavon District Council

£152.40

Wycombe District Council

£130.40

Wyre Borough District Council

£112.40

Wyre Forest District Council

£151.80

Local Authority Search fees compiled on 16th March 2018.Prices shown are for 'Official' Local Authority Searches rather than 'Personal' searches as provided by third party search companies.