HS2 Specialist Compulsory Purchase, Land Acquisition and Compensation Service

    View Author January 2018

    While HS2 promises enormous economic benefits throughout the country, it will also have a significant impact on landowners and occupiers of affected land, with concerns regarding the threat of acquisition or blight of land and uncertainty over entitlement to compensation prevalent. It is crucial for parties affected by HS2 to engage with the realities of the scheme at an early stage and take early professional advice to protect their interests.