Why choose Groundsure Premier Utilities?

Utility due diligence is essential for conveyancing transactions that need to undertake ground penetration work.

This report provides a comprehensive initial risk screen of main existing utilities, including gas and oil pipelines, electricity cables, telecommunication wires and fibre-optic cables.

All prices are inclusive of disbursements with the exception of Virgin Media, Vodafone and Vtesse which can be ordered as options.

Who does Groundsure Premier Utilities help?

Residential   Yes Commercial Yes
Existing properties   Yes Development sites Yes
Nationwide   Yes Specific areas Yes
Buyers   Yes Lenders No
Vendors   No Tenants No

How does Groundsure Premier Utilities work?

Groundsure have partnered with specialist utility infrastructure management company Premier Energy, to deliver a utility report that meets the requirements of the new HSG 47 and BSi PAS 128:2014. Also aids compliance with the new CDM regulations 2015.

What does Groundsure Premier Utilitiesreveal?

Enquiries are made to over 40 utility companies to obtain their services records. The report has a summary of all the utilities searched and is delivered in an unlocked PDF, .shp and .dwg formats enabling you to remove individual plans or rearrange the report as appropriate for your client.

Additional features:

  • Ensures compliance with PAS128
  • Ensures compliance with new HSG 47 regulations
  • Abbreviation key to assist with Plan Interpretation
  • Full list of relevant statute in every report
  • Variety of delivery formats including online and hard copies


The following turnaround options are available:

  • 24hrs
  • 5 days
  • 10 days
  • 20 days