Course contents *
The course deals with legal frameworks that give public institutions,and sometimes also private people, the right to acquire land with compulsion through compulsory purchase in different situations. The following main aspects will be dealt with in the course.
â¢ Fundamental motives to permit compulsory purchase.. Different situations where compulsory purchase can be realised. Effects if compulsory purchase should not be possible. Compensation rules from economic and legal points of view. Value concepts and their relevance incases of compensation. Profit sharing versus compensation for damage.
â¢ Principles for the permission process; judicial or administrative handling of the permission process, material conditions for compulsory purchase, taking possession. Applicable legislation in different situations. Permission process in different systems of regulation.
â¢ Compensation rules in the Expropriation Act, Planning and BuildingAct, cadastral legislation, environmental and nature conservation legislation. Analysis of legal cases, practice, negotiation solutions and voluntary standards.
â¢ Valuation problems in different compensation situations. Methods for estimation of compensation for encroachment and compulsory purchase.
Intended learning outcomes *
When the land use is changed- through the creation of new settlement and expansion of roads, railways, power lines etc- the original real estate and owner structure must be adapted to new conditions. To ensure that important projects within the built environment should be possible to be carried out, there is legislation about compulsory acquisition/expropriation that contains rules about partly permission to compulsory purchase (land acquisition), partly which compensation the one that must give up land has the right to. The general the aim of the course is to give a deeper understanding of these permission and compensation regulations. More concretely, it implies that the student should be able to
â¢ explain and why compulsory purchase can be legitimized
â¢ describe the contents of and in what situations different types of law be used.
â¢ explain different fastighetsvÃ¤rdebegrepp value concepts for real property and the relation between them
â¢ describe and compare the legislationâs different compensation principles
â¢ apply different compensation rules and principles and calculate the compensation should be decided in practical cases
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