Contaminated land

Apply for a contaminated land search

Contaminated land can cause harm to to people, property or protected species, or cause significant pollution to surface or groundwater.

Land can be contaminated by many things, including oils, metals, gases, asbestos and radioactive substances.

If you'd like to find out whether an area of land is contaminated, you can pay for a contaminated land search.


Type of search Fee
House or residential property  £70
Business or commercial property (up to 250m around the property) £100
Business or commercial property (searches wider than 250m) £140

Apply for a contaminated land search