Shropshire Council

Land charges fees

VAT and the Con29R

Please note that VAT at the standard rate of 20% will apply to CON29R and CON29O products. The LLC1 element of a search is not subject to VAT.

In the following schedule, the fees took effect from 1 April 2018:

Official Search (consisting of LLC1 and Con29R)

£84 (Residential) + £6.20 VAT

£105 (Commercial) + £9.60 VAT

Fees for individual searches



LLC1 -search of the Local Land Charges Register (including issue of official certificate of search)

£53 (residential)

£57 (commercial)

CON29R - standard conveyancing form

£48 (residential) + £9.60 VAT

£52 (commercial) + £10.40 VAT

Individual Con29R questions 1 to 3.13

£3 each (Residential) + 60p VAT

£3.30 (Commercial) + 66p VAT

A £5.25 + £1.05 VAT admin charge is payable when individual questions are asked from the con29r this amount is payable regardless of how many questions are asked.

Con 29O - optional enquiries

£16 + £3.20 VAT

Fee per additional enquiry

£27 + £5.40 VAT

Each additional parcel of land

£32 + £6.40 VAT

Note the VAT is only payable if the search contains a con29 element. An additional parcel attached to an LLC1 only search will not attract VAT

Personal search fee


Please note the individual fee for a LLC1 and the individual fee for a Con29R don't add up to the fee for the full official search, so if you require both please refer to the price for the official search.

To pay for your search online, just choose 'Land Charges' from the list on this page.