We will also work as an “agreed expert” for all parties and the costs are shown below. Always talk to your neighbour if you are considering development work within a three-metre radius of an adjacent structure or, in the case of cellars, six metres. All construction work, attic fittings, lifting a party wall, support, etc., also require formal notification under the party wall, etc. Act 1996. We can be party surveyors for project owners and adjacent owners. If you would like to book a survey or if you have any questions about the party`s surveyor fees, call us on 020 3598 6730. As a rule, the client, who proposes the work, pays all the costs related to the partywall price for the wall of the party if the work is exclusively for its benefit. If it is assumed that a difference has occurred and before the party`s experts present the Party Wall Award, the two parties can jointly agree to settle all outstanding cases between them without the need for a prize. In this case, the developer generally remains liable for all reasonable wall costs incurred by the parties until the date on which the parties communicate their intentions in writing to the party`s auditors. Now, this surveyor can act on both your behalf and on behalf of your neighbor and become what is called an “agreed surveyor.” This is more advantageous for you, because all the costs of expertise must be borne by the party sending the work.
But your neighbor may not want to share a professional. When do you need a partywall notification or party wall agreement (technically called Party Wall Award)? Our guide gives you all the answers you need to obtain the right authorizations for the realization of your work. And if you need it, how to find a surveyor of the party. Notification of termination may be made free of charge using appropriate standard forms or a surveyor of the wall of the party for a flat fee. A confirmation letter for the neighbor to fill out and return is usually included. Posted in works, floors, party walls, housing, surveys In addition to party notifications, party prices, party wall agreements and the calendar of conditions, we offer a pre-notice tour on site.