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Commercial Charging Calculator

Charges reflect the cost of providing the service and is not a charge for the data.
NB. Charges are shown for a SITE up to 1.0km² in area (or up to 1.0km in length) with a 0.5km SITE BUFFER; uplift charges will apply for larger sites.
Further details of charges can be found on the Commercial Data Search Charges page.

Calculate Commercial Data Search Charges

The Commercial Charging Calculator will give you a price (excl VAT) to be entered into the Commercial Enquiry Search Agreement Form (ESAF).
(If the Calculator fails to work correctly check that Javascript is enabled.)

To Use the Charging Calculator:

  • Select whether your site map shows a SITE (with a defined outline) or a CENTRAL POINT (with no site boundary shown; Grid Reference must be provided)
  • Select the Individual Data Elements and Grouped Data Elements for your Data Search.
  • The Charges are calculated for a 0.5km SITE BUFFER around your Data Search site;
    for a larger buffer select the Larger Buffer Size from the list.
    (Contact us for a quote if your site is >1.0km² in area or >1.0km length, or if the SITE BUFFER is >12.0km)
  • The Calculated Total Cost (excluding VAT) for your Data Search will be displayed.

My Search Site is:

An Area with Defined Boundaries
A Central Point (with Grid Reference provided)

Individual Data Elements:

Notable and Protected Species records
Includes all notable, legally protected and BAP species … Show Detail >>

Non-Notable Species records
The inverse of the above item … Show Detail >>

Search of Paper Surveys and Reports
Pdf copies of relevant surveys&reports from our paper archive … Show Detail >>

Extended Search for Bats
Including Bat Roost Records (at 1km resolution) beyond your standard SITE BUFFER area … Show Detail >>

Strategic Nature Areas
The South West Nature Map shows the best areas to maintain and expand terrestrial wildlife habitats at a landscape scale

Invasive Alien Species
Locations of records of Invasive species Show Detail >>

Grouped Data Elements:

Priority Habitat, Phase 1, Ancient Woodland Inventory … Show Detail >>

Non-Statutory Sites
SNCI, RIGS, AWT, Bristol Wildlife Network sites … Show Detail >>

Statutory Sites
LNR, SSSI, SAC, SPA, RAMSAR, NNR sites … Show Detail >>

Local Surveys
Ponds, Veteran Trees, Geological Sites (Non-designated), Hedgerows, Water Vole Watercourses … Show Detail >>


SITE BUFFER Radius: km

Select an Extended Bat Search Buffer (if Extended Search for Bats Requested):

TOTAL Bat Search Buffer Radius from your central site: km

Calculated Total Cost (excluding VAT):

£ Please note this price before downloading the Commercial ESAF

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Next …

  • Download and Complete the Commercial ESAF
  • Write in the Calculated Charge.
  • Please note: BRERC will make the final decision on charges for any Data Search.
  • Sign and Date the form.
  • Include a Map of your Site Boundary (or Central Point with Grid Reference (6-figure minimum)).

And lastly … Send Your Data Search to

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