CPT Events

Promoting and enhancing best practice and technical expertise

Compulsory Purchase and Compensation

CPO Essentials Convention 2017

Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) powers have long been an effective tool in the armoury of acquiring authorities to drive forward the delivery of transformational housing, infrastructure and urban regeneration projects. This event will focus on the prominent and key areas of CPO practice. It is aimed at those relatively new to CPO work, and practitioners who offer CPO advice.

London (6 September).

4 CPD
hours
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Compulsory Purchase & Compensation - Avoiding and Resolving Disputes - Strategies & Tactics

The introduction of the RICS practice statement 'Surveyors Advising In Respect Of Compulsory Purchase and Compensation', and repeated judicial criticism of expert witnesses appearing before the Upper Tribunal and courts, creates an imperative for all practitioners, to carefully consider how they might avoid, or resolve disputes, without resort to litigation, whenever possible. This is a must attend event.

London (12 September).

5¼ CPD
hours
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Scottish CPA National Conference 2017

Within the property profession, compulsory purchase is recognised as one of the most complex areas of legislation and its practice is strewn with pitfalls for those not familiar with its nuances, and particularly in Scotland, its law is rooted in the 1845 Act.

Dundee, Scotland (20 September).

5½ CPD
hours
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The Mechanics of CPO compensation and the assumptions that underlie them

A thorough review of what constitutes best practice, and what can go wrong.

The spotlight is on CPO negotiations and delivery. At its heart, what is the land to be acquired worth? If affected, what is the right amount of compensation to be paid?

London (16 October), Leeds (8 November), Haydock (14 November), Birmingham (6 December).

6 CPD
hours
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Business Disturbance Claims in 2017

Principles into Practice

Determining compulsory purchase compensation in a ‘business disturbance’ claim is complex. How is compensation assessed and what are the procedures and rules to follow to deliver fair and full compensation?

Manchester (29 November), London (11 December).

6 CPD
hours
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