Public rights of way and commons or village green searches

Get a written record of any public rights of way commons or village greens recorded over an area of land

Public rights of way search

We will provide a plan and information on:

Commons and village green register search

We will provide:

  • an explanatory letter
  • copies of the relevant entries from the Register

We will complete most searches in an hour. For large areas you can request an estimate before work begins.

Current charges

  • £86.00
  • per hour
Request a search

Send us a plan (use an Ordnance Survey map) showing the exact boundary of the area of land you wish to search. A Land Registry plan is ideal. Include a postcode if possible.

Enclose a cheque for £84.00 payable to Hampshire County Council.

Send your request, marked 'Searches' to: 
Countryside Access Team, Countryside Service, Hampshire County Council, Castle Avenue, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8UL

We aim to reply within seven working days.

We are unable to perform searches over the telephone.