We can perform and environmental search for a property to find out whether it may have caused some soil contamination.
Published: 18 January 2021
Last updated: 14 July 2021
We can perform an environmental search for your site for a fee of £100.
Our search includes:
- historic maps
- a formal letter describing previous land uses of the site
- confirmation that Westminster City Council is at the site prioritisation stage as per Part IIA of the Environmental Protection Act 1990
There are currently no contaminated land sites or ‘special sites’ (as defined under the Environmental Protection Act 1990) in Westminster
There are no refuse landfill, sludge disposal or diseased animal burial sites in Westminster.
This guide is for for property owners, developers, architects and surveyors. It describes what information is required for planning applications applications where redevelopment or significant changes of use are planned on potentially contaminated land.