Compulsory land purchase
A compulsory purchase order gives an “acquiring authority”, such as a local authority, the legal right to buy or take land.
Our experienced lawyers can support and advise landowners facing the loss of their land and property (if applicable).
If you have received a compulsory land purchase order, our experts can:
- advise you on your position and how to make valid objections or seek changes to the order to benefit you;
- explain the legal process in simple terms and steer you through the complete process;
- represent you during a public inquiry; and
- negotiate on your behalf to acquire an acceptable compensation settlement
It is crucial that you understand your legal position when facing a compulsory purchase order. With the knowledge of our skilled team, we can settle cases quickly and get you the best possible result.