Grants and compensation

Grants and compensation guidance:

Context The compulsory purchase system is based on the principle that an owner of land or rights compulsorily acquired or interfered with is entitled to...

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What is a purchase notice? The purchase notice procedure provides landowners with a means of having land acquired by a local planning authority (LPA) where the land has...

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Role of the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) (the Tribunal) The Tribunal is a specialist chamber of the Upper Tribunal established to determine disputes...

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In order to assist the assessment of compensation in certain circumstances, section 17 of the Land Compensation Act 1961 (LCA 1961) provides that an application can be...

Practice Note

What is statutory blight? Blight occurs when the value of a property is reduced because of proposed development or public works, which make it difficult for homeowners to...

Practice Note