Personal searches of the Local Land Charges Register

A Personal Search is an inspection of the Local Land Charges Register. It can be carried out by anyone upon payment of fee.

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In order to allow personal searches to be accommodated without unnecessary delay, please remember:

  • There is an appointment system for the inspection of the Local Land Charges Register.
  • Appointments must be booked at least one full day in advance and booking will be taken until 4pm.
  • Appointments can be booked by calling 020 8891 7774 or by emailing landcharges@richmond.gov.uk.
  • The opening hours for personal searches will be afternoons only between 2pm and 4.00pm.

It must be stressed that a personal search is only of the Local Land Charges Register and once the Register has been inspected, the personal search has been conducted. It is the responsibility of the person carrying out the Personal Search (by appointment only) to identify the land/property and to make any notes of the information held on the Register.

Copies of the Local Land Charges Register can be requested in writing. Copies will be charged at our current copy document rate: £12 admin fee + 12p per A4 sheet.

Updated: 1 July 2016