Highways Search

Undertaking due diligence on highways is an important consideration in any conveyancing transaction. For example, some small areas of land that are not identified as publicly maintained highways may become a right of way dispute, while ransom strips can potentially affect property values and development potential.

The report is compiled by the Councils directly using official highways data.

Key Features Why this matters
Provides detail responses from relevant highways department. Uses the most up-to-date data from the relevant authority
Identifies where a property abuts a publicly maintainable highway and if there is any intervening land between property and public highway. Gives buyer appropriate information on the property’s relationship to public highways.
Includes a plan showing the extent of highways and adopted roads in relation to the property. Contains the most relevant information from the appropriate highways department.