About us

District Valuer Services (DVS) is the specialist property arm of the Valuation Office Agency (VOA). We provide independent, impartial, valuation and professional property advice across the entire public sector, and where public money or public functions are involved.

Who we are

DVS draws upon the wider pool of skills, expertise and resources around the VOA, as one of the largest employers of RICS Chartered Surveyors in the UK. We offer a national service covering all of England, Wales and Scotland and deliver a wide range of property consultancy advice from our network of regional locations, ranging from small local commissions to national portfolio instructions.

What we do

  1. Capital and rental valuations
  2. Asset valuations for financial accounting purposes.
  3. Development viability consultancy and advice
  4. Compulsory purchase and compensation advice and valuations
  5. Disposal and acquisition advice and valuations
  6. Building surveying services, including dilapidations

What services we provide and how we can assist you:

DVS is a supplier on a number of significant property frameworks available for use by all public sector bodies, including potential direct awards of work. These include:

  • Crown Commercial Service (CCS) RM6168
  • Welsh Government Estates Framework (SEWTAPS)
  • Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation (ESPO)


For all enquiries, including how to procure our services please contact: clientdevelopment@voa.gov.uk

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