land referencing services from Terraquest
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Shaping the future of Land Referencing

Terraquest is the recognised market leader in land referencing services. With 50 years of proven experience, we continue to lead the industry through continuous innovation and best practice when it comes to land referencing and property research.

We make sure the proposer and developer are left with no unanswered questions and all interested parties are expertly consulted.

Our industry-leading bespoke solutions enable geospatial data to be fully integrated with other relational datasets and electronic documents to support decision making within the land acquisition process.

This gives you a complete audit trail with informational integrity.

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Fully Managed Service

Bespoke solutions for each phase of the consenting process from site access to the acquisition of land.

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Market Intelligence

Access to 95% of planning applications data in England & Wales providing early notification of proposed developments.

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Leading land information management

Real-time reporting allows for a collaborative approach to managing financial risk.

Lead by innovation, driven by technology

Built in-house, our enterprise grade solutions offer a complete ecosystem for architects, planners, and homeowners.

Our automated processes are continually developing to help replace manual tasks and procedures.

  • Fully managed process
  • Advanced land referencing technology
  • Integrated systems and data
  • Market intelligence


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Manage land referencing projects efficiently

Built on GIS principles our Land & Property Portal offers a cloud-based solution to the latest land data, with secure access to source documents, communications and outputs including Book of Reference and Land Plans.

Features include:

  • Single Portal to manage multiple projects.
  • Integrated across existing TerraQuest solutions.
  • Cloud solution so you always have the latest data.

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Control permissions and access levels and define features for stakeholders.

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Access to all data using our secure web portal on web, tablet, and phone. 

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Map creation and visualisation for project and land parcels.

What is land referencing?

Land referencing is the research, analysis, and presentation of all interests in land impacted by infrastructure development. Terraquest’s land referencing services can supply you with accurate and up to date information that can play a key role in mitigating financial risk.

50 years of proven experience

Our ISO certified processes support Statutory Procedures including:

  • Compulsory Purchases Orders (CPO)
  • Development Consent Orders (DCO)
  • Planning Act, Transport and Works Act
  • Town and Country Planning
  • Other legislative regimes 


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Our Clients

We provide land referencing services to any company, developer or local authority looking to develop a piece of land or property, spanning across multiple new infrastructure projects, such as road and rail, the regeneration of housing developments or inner-city retail plans.  


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Contact the team:

0121 234 1300