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High Speed 2 Line

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 199666, tabled on 9 June 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how much his Department has paid to Carter Jonas for work in connection with High Speed 2 to date; and what those payments were for.

Answered on

12 June 2014

£86,851.07 (including VAT) has been paid to Carter Jonas by HS2 Ltd, from 2009 to May 2014.

These payments relate to the following activities:

  • attending property consultations in the capacity of property experts

  • providing valuations of properties

  • attending properties on the day of completion to facilitate handover

  • acting on behalf of clients in receipt of payments regarding HS2 Ltd access to land and environmental surveys

  • completing client  Land Interest Questionnaires

  • undertaking Farm Impact Assessments.

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