Compulsory Purchase & Utilities

Land and Property Professionals

We sell, rent, manage, survey, plan and advise...what can we do for you?

Bedford: 01234 351000 (Sales, lettings and viewing enquiries)
01234 352201 (Professional services and general enquiries)
Buckingham: 01280 428010

Defending your interests and maximising compensation

Many land and property owners will experience compulsory purchase at some stage, whether it involves the acquisition of land for a new road or railway or the installation of a new pipeline. In all cases it is important that expert advice is sought at the earliest stage in order to ensure that your interests are protected. Our aim is to make sure that you experience the minimum amount of disturbance and receive the compensation that you are entitled to. Our thorough understanding of the processes involved and wide experience enables us to represent landowners and occupiers effectively.

Our Compulsory Purchase Surveyors have many years’ experience in:

  • Road and rail schemes
  • Urban redevelopment
  • Gas, water, sewer and oil pipelines
  • Overhead and underground electricity lines
  • Fibre optic cables
  • Telecommunications cables and apparatus
  • Network rail access agreements
  • Borrow pits and contractors’ compounds

We provide a comprehensive service covering all aspects of the compulsory purchase process including:

  • Advising on your rights and options
  • Formal representations, objections and public inquiries
  • Negotiating accommodation works
  • Dealing with problems arising from the works
  • Preparation and negotiation of compensation claims