Utility & CPO Compensation

Powells represent landowners on all Utility Works and Compulsory Purchase Compensation matters and are experienced in negotiating accommodation works and compensation claims for the following;

  • New Water Main Schemes, Refurbishments or Mains Bursts
  • New Gas or Oil Pipeline Schemes
  • Electricity Wayleaves or Disturbance Claims 
  • Compulsory Purchase Schemes such as for Development or Highway & Flood Alleviation Schemes

It is important on receiving any formal notices from any utility company or acquiring authority to seek professional advice. All our professional fees are usually payable by the subject authority for acting on your behalf.

Powells are experienced in negotiating with Utility / CPO authorities on behalf of landowning and rural business clients including:

  • Advising on notices, timescales and valuation implications
  • CPO advice
  • Negotiation of Accommodation Works to mitigate Injurious Affection issues
  • Negotiation and Settlement of full Compensation Claims
  • Reinstatement and other considerations such as BPS
  • Licence Agreements for site compounds
  • Strategic planning & development advice as a result of new works/schemes

    For further information or to discuss any potential scheme or claim please contact David Powell on 01600 714140 |