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Guidance: Your property and compulsory purchase

How to make a claim for compensation if Highways England serves a compulsory purchase order on your land.

Guidance: Your property and compulsory purchase

Published: 10 February 2020
By Chris Haycock



Your property and compulsory purchase PDF, 531KB, 11 pages

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This booklet gives an outline of how compulsory purchase procedures would affect your property (land), including

  • the process of compulsory purchase of land for a highway improvement
  • information about the compensation you can claim
  • how Highways England will handle your claim
  • how to request an advance payment of your compensation
  • what to do if there is a dispute about your claim
Published 11 February 2015 Last updated 10 February 2020 + show all updates 10 February 2020 Latest version of document added

20 January 2020 Latest version of 'Your property and compulsory purchase' document added

11 February 2015 First published.

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