The compulsory purchase of farmland: identifying severance and injurious affection claims
Gibbard, R., (2001) The compulsory purchase of farmland: identifying severance and injurious affection claims. Working Papers in Land Management & Development. 03/01. Working Paper. University of Reading, Reading. pp10.
In situations of compulsory purchase of farmland, claims for the injurious affection of retained land can form a substantial part of the overall claim for compensation. This paper seeks to identify the problems of identifying injurious affection and severance items, and examines how statutory provision and subsequent case law have dealt with them.