Requesting Data from the BRMC

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Submitting a Request:

If you would like us to perform a data search then please complete our Information Request Form which also contains our Terms and Conditions. Please email completed forms to

We will be happy to provide a quote for any charges before the search is started. Our standard fees can be reviewed here: Charges.

Our data request service meets the minimum requirements of the Standard Enquiry Service agreed between the east of England local records centres working in partnership.

If you require bat data, for a search area that will cross the county boundary of Bedfordshire, please check our terms and conditions for more detail in respect to this.

You can check your search area against a map of the geographic area that we cover here. The map also links to our neighbours' websites if you need to contact them.

You can find our Privacy Policy which includes how we handle personal data included in data search requests here.

If you have any questions about any of this then don't hesitate to contact us.

Planning Advice:

Biodiversity Data Search Guidance for Ecological Consultants - this guidance on how to obtain Biological Information from Local Record Centres and how to present this when producing Planning Reports is available from Partnership for Biodiversity in Planning.