Getting advice to plan building new resident from right persons is very good to do, so how can you find him? Yes, you are right bc surveyors are right people to get good advice for your plan. For most people who plan to build resident for the first time, their plan is very scared because they are afraid for some bad problems both during and after construction is done. The professional surveyor will help to find good or proper land for your construction need, so you will be able to prevent getting problem for your plan.
Consultation with professional surveyor can be done since you come to meet him for the first time to hire his service. Surely, you can ask anything which you want to get brief and clear information for the land and its need such as certificate and more. Whole information about land for your construction is a must to get.