Metalliferous Mining Search

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Why choose a Metalliferous Mining Search?

Our metalliferous mining search is a desktop risk assessment, typically for conveyance purposes or local authority building control requirements which provides an interpretive assessment, based upon records held by Groundsure, as to the considered mining risk from historical mining activity.

In addition, information is provided as to whether current or potential future mining will take place which may affect the stability of the property. We consider 63 plus minerals.

Who does a Metalliferous Mining Search help?

  • Residential and commercial properties
  • Purchasers, lenders, tenants and vendors

How does it work?

Our reports are compiled using Groundsure in house mining archive database collection accumulated over 40 years of trading which includes various geological, Ordnance Survey, mining plans, charts and Groundsure’s own on-site archive as well as any previous site investigation information carried out by ourselves.

Our risk assessments are interpreted by our team of experienced specialists.


This report is available in 2-3 working days.

For more information about the Metalliferous Mining Search, download our product card.

Please note, our Residential Metalliferous Mining Search (<5ha) is £70 + VAT. 
Our Commercial Metalliferous Mining Search starts from £70 + VAT. For more information on our Commercial prices for this report, please get in touch at: