Policy paper

HS2 property and compensation for London to West Midlands: properties above tunnels

Features our decision on properties above HS2 tunnels, following the 2012 Phase One property compensation consultation.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


HS2 property and compensation for London to West Midlands decision document: properties above tunnels

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This ‘Properties above tunnels’ decision document forms part of the final outcome of the HS2 Phase One property compensation 2012 consultation. It explains our approach to the purchase of subsoil rights and outlines measures by which we intend to maintain confidence in the value of properties situated above tunnels and other below-ground excavations along the HS2 Phase One route.

Published 25 November 2013