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There are 5 booklets that explain, in simple terms, how the compulsory purchase system works. If you think you may be affected by compulsory purchase it is recommended that you read these booklets.

Booklet 1 Explaining why compulsory purchase orders are made, and what people’s rights are to challenge them.
Booklet 2 Guidance about compensation to owners and occupiers of business premises once a compulsory purchase order comes into force.
Booklet 3 Guidance about compensation to owners and occupiers of agricultural premises once a compulsory purchase order comes into force.
Booklet 4 Guidance about compensation to owners and occupiers of residential properties once a compulsory purchase order comes into force.
Booklet 5 Guidance about help to reduce the impact on people’s property of nuisances (such as noise) caused by public works.

They can be found on the www.gov.uk webpage