Compulsory Purchase

A Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) is a legal function which allows certain bodies (such as Local Authorities, Housing Associations and Development Corporations also known as Acquiring Authorities) to obtain land or property without the consent of the owners.

Are you affected by a Compulsory Purchase Order in Manchester or do you need assistance to help deliver your scheme?

Roger Hannah are Compulsory Purchase Order specialists and can help you through this process.

As a firm we act for both scheme promoters and business or residential claimants and can guide you through the complex statutory processes involved with a CPO, provide you with strategic advice and call upon extensive experience in both valuation and development matters.

Scheme Promoters

We have in depth experience in working with public authorities to make schemes happen from inception to delivery.


Scheme Promoters

We can represent public authorities in one off problem compensation cases involving Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) proceedings.

Do you have a compensation case?


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Do you know your rights to compensation?

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Are you affected by a Compulsory Purchase Order or do you need assistance to help deliver your scheme?


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National Coverage

Our dedicated Compulsory Purchase Team have experience in dealing with CPO matters throughout the Country.

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CPO Case Studies

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