Issue details

Officer Delegated Decision: Middlewich Eastern Bypass Land Assembly

Highways and Transport Committee, at its meeting on  9 December 2021 authorised the Head of Estates to (inter alia):


1)    Negotiate and agree terms to seek to acquire the land and rights (or extinguish the same) required for the Scheme by agreement and to instruct the Director of Governance and Compliance to negotiate and enter into the legal agreements necessary to facilitate any such agreements.


2)    Negotiate and approve the payment of any relevant and reasonable professional fees incurred by landowners and others with compensatable interests in taking professional advice in connection with the acquisition of their interests required for the Scheme and to negotiate, approve and document by way of settlement or other legal agreement payment of all related compensation claims in advancing the development or implementation of the Scheme, including the advance payment of compensation pursuant to Section 52 of the Land Compensation Act 1973 and the settlement of any claims made pursuant to Part 1 of the Land Compensation Act 1973.


Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 09/02/2024

Decision due: 5 Feb 2024 by Head of Estates