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Buying or selling

Coronavirus: Planning

The Planning and Local Land Charges department are currently working off site. The preferred method of contact is via email at dcsupport@eaststaffsbc.gov.uk.

The Council has issued more information on those businesses which must close. For businesses that wish to amend their service so that they can continue to trade, for example a restaurant may wish to offer takeaway or food delivery, they will need to email planning to let us know their intentions and ensure that they comply with their premises licence conditions.

Other ESBC services affected by Coronavirus

Moving home can be a stressful time. East Staffordshire Borough Council is here to help take the pain away. We can help you:

  • Choose the right search for you
  • Make sure you do your homework before you move! - read the document that tells you the facts
  • Save valuable time by using the Home Movers Checklist

To request a search, download a search request form and return by email to locallandcharges@eaststaffsbc.gov.uk or by post to Local Land Charges, East Staffordshire Borough Council, PO Box 8045, DE14 9JG

Further guidance published by The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government relating to buying or selling your home can be found below:-



Contact us

By post: Local Land Charges Team, East Staffordshire Borough Council, PO Box 8045, DE14 9JG
By email: locallandcharges@eaststaffsbc.gov.uk
By telephone: (01283) 508738

Useful documents

There are a number of useful documents available to download: