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3.19 Land rights (time to complete the legal work between Your Solicitor and UK Power Networks' Solicitors) 

Please note that the completion of the legal work between the Your solicitors and UK Power Networks’ solicitors associated with acquiring substation sites and easements can take in the order of six months to complete.

In order to minimise this time the Customer must to carry out the following in a timely manner:

  • Notify UK Power Networks’ project designer of the details of your appointed solicitor.

  • Confirm their agreement to the substation site/s and other rights as indicated on the drawings provided with your Quote.

  • Provide all other information requested.

  • The location of the substation and the position of the easements must be agreed at the earliest opportunity to enable the legal process to commence. You must provide UK Power Networks with the name and address of the owner of any affected land and the name and address of any solicitor acting on such owner's behalf.