Subsidence in relation to insurance claims (ARCHIVED)

This guidance is for RICS members and other professionals involved with subsidence claims.

The key areas considered are the causes of subsidence, heave and landslip, the causes of other building fractures, policy cover details, handling a subsidence claim, recoveries and contribution, relevant voluntary agreements.

This document is no longer current but can be referred to as information. If you have trouble accessing it please email