Land Development Agency Act 2021

Effect of compulsory acquisition without compulsory transfer order

73. (1) Upon the completion of a compulsory acquisition under this Part otherwise than by compulsory transfer order, all private rights of way and all rights of laying down, erecting, continuing or maintaining pipes, sewers, drains, wires or cables on, under or over the land concerned (together with the property in those pipes, sewers, drains, wires or cables) and all other rights or easements in or relating to the land shall (except so far as otherwise agreed by the Agency and the person entitled to the right) vest in the Agency without any conveyance or transfer.

(2) A person who suffers loss by the vesting, by virtue of subsection (1), of a right or easement in the Agency is entitled to be paid compensation by the Agency.

(3) Compensation payable under subsection (2) shall be determined under and in accordance with the Act of 1919.