Compulsory purchase is sometimes necessary for development to proceed but it can be confusing for those who are unfamiliar with the process. The aim of this podcast series is to provide a user friendly explanation of the compulsory purchase regime in England, to give a listener a good understanding of the basics of compulsory purchase law.

Latest Episode: Preparing and making a CPO

In the third of a series giving an introduction to the compulsory purchase process in England, Martyn Jarvis (Senior Associate) and Fiona Sawyer (Professional Support Lawyer) of the London Planning Team discuss preparing and making a CPO.

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Full podcast series

Episode 1: Choosing the right CPO power

In the first of a series giving an introduction to the compulsory purchase process in England, Charlotte Dyer (Of Counsel) and Fiona Sawyer (Professional Support Lawyer) of the London Planning Team discuss how to choose the right CPO power.

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Episode 2: Justifying a CPO Order

In the second of a series giving an introduction to the compulsory purchase process in England, Annika Holden (Senior Associate, Australia) and Fiona Sawyer (Professional Support Lawyer) of the London Planning Team discuss justifying a CPO.

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Episode 3: Preparing and making a CPO

In the third of a series giving an introduction to the compulsory purchase process in England, Martyn Jarvis (Senior Associate) and Fiona Sawyer (Professional Support Lawyer) of the London Planning Team discuss preparing and making a CPO.

Click here to listen to the audio.