An official Local Authority Search provides a vast amount of information about a potential commercial property purchase and is required by all mortgage lenders.
There are two parts to a Local Authority Search: a LLC1 form and a CON29 form.
The LLC1 search results give information about the property including:
The CON29 search results give information about any future local development plans that could affect your commercial property including:
In addition, the CON29 Optional or CON29(o) gives you the option to ask additional questions about public rights of way, areas of outstanding beauty, pipeline and pollution notices, or town/village greens.