Utility Searches

York Place are experts in obtaining plans and information from the myriad utility suppliers in the UK. The search result will enable accurate location of utility company assets within the boundaries of the property or site. We provide data from:

Scottish and Southern Energy

SP Energy Networks

Electricity North West

Northern Powergrid

Western Power Distribution

UK Power Networks


North Gas Networks

National Grid

Wales and West Utilities


Virgin Media

Cable and Wireless

Kingston Communications

These searches reveal agreements between the owner of the property and the relevant company in respect of their apparatus.


CE Electric - North East England

EDF Energy - East/South East and London

Manweb - North West England and North Wales

Western Power - East and West Midlands, South West England and South Wales

Scottish and Southern - Central Southern England

United Utilities do not provide wayleave searches.

We also supply complete Utility Reports from Landmark and Groundsure:

All reports include an overview map of the designated area, a summary of the searched utilities and detailed responses from the utilities companies that affect the site.

This report outlines below the surface features such as gas and oil pipelines, electricity cables, telecommunication wires, mains water supplies, sewers and fibre optic cables. Also available on an expedited basis with their Premium and Express versions.