Groundsure RELAUNCHED Agricultural Report – Coming 12th August

On Monday 12th August 2019, Groundsure’s relaunched Agricultural Report will be available to order on tmconvey – with new and updated pricing (see more details in the table below).

Following an extensive research programme with Property Lawyers and PSLs from leading law firms across the UK, the report has been redeveloped with new data, features, improved layout and a new design – including:

• Law Society compliant contaminated land assessment, including confirmation of any high risk features by experts

*NEW* Full flood risk assessment covering river, coastal, surface water and groundwater – compliant with Law Society guidance

• Manual review of high detail historical Ordnance Survey mapping

• In-depth contaminated land database dating back to the 1840s (including 27,000+ land use classifications)

*NEW* Energy includes current and proposed oil and gas exploration areas and wells, wind farms, solar farms, power stations and large energy infrastructure

*NEW* Transportation includes Crossrail 1 and 2, HS2, active railways, underground and DLR

*NEW* Planning constraints inform about environmental and cultural designations in the area that could impact on planning proposals

*NEW* Planning applications will inform on small and large developments on or near the Agricultural Land

• Ground stability covers natural and non-natural subsidence potential, including coal mining screening

• Property specific radon assessment

*NEW* Crop map of England (provides a detailed description of the specific agricultural uses at a farm)

*NEW* Enhanced guidance on Section B8 of the Law Society Conveyancing Handbook (25th ed.)

o Environmental stewardship schemes

o Agricultural land classification

o Timber felling licenses

o Open access land

o Waste exemptions

o Current and historical rights of way assessment

o Abstraction licences

o Discharge consents

o Environmental designations

These enhancements are also accompanied by price changes.

You can see the new and updated pricing in the table below:

If you have any questions, please get in touch with your Account Manager or our friendly Helpdesk team on 0800 840 5571 or

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