92. Standard drainage and water enquiries.

A search1 in regard to drainage and water should be made in every transaction. Some water supply companies2 insist that the extant property to be searched against is shown on a plan accompanying the search application. A plan is always required if the property cannot be clearly identified from its postal address. A fee, which varies from company to company, is payable for the search. The standard form is primarily designed for use in residential transactions and a higher fee may be payable if a commercial search is required. The search may be made by post or through an