Apply for a highway search

A standard highway search will provide information in relation to a specific property or road on:

  • highway status of named roads
  • road schemes (within 200m)
  • traffic schemes
  • railway schemes
  • outstanding notices relating to highways
  • compulsory purchase orders
  • public paths and byways
  • parks and countryside

Before applying you may want to view our publicly available information.

The cost of a standard search is £32.50 (plus VAT).

Questions about Village Greens/Common Land cost at an additional £14.50 (plus VAT).

Enquiries regarding highway extent (width of highway) cost £79.50.

For Highway extents of greater than 200m there is a charge of £79.50 per 200m of road (in other words, 0-200m chargeable at £79.50, 200-400m chargeable at £159.00).

Please request a quote and forward a plan to us at before making payment, to avoid incorrect transactions. 

Once we have received your request, we will send you a precise quote and provide payment details to enable you to make your payment.

Highway search enquiries will be responded to within 20 working days where possible.

To apply for a search please download and complete an application form: