Decision details

HIF2 - Compulsory Purchase Order and Side Roads Order

Decision Maker: Corporate Director Environment & Place

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


At the point of making the decision (during the Cabinet meeting), further clarifications and minor amendments to the Side Roads Order (and plans), CPO, Order Map and Joint Statement of Reasons were being identified/made which couldn’t be completed/reflected in time for the Cabinet meeting. 


·       Approve the Joint Statement of Reasons for the CPO and The Oxfordshire  County  Council  (Highways  Infrastructure –A40  HIF2  Smart Corridor (Hill Farm to Dukes Cut)) (Side Roads) Order 2022 (“the SRO”), together with approving the CPO, the Order Map, the SRO and the plans accompanying  the  SRO  (“SRO  Plans”) all substantially  in  the  form annexed to Cabinet report (Cabinet Meeting – 26 April 2022) but to delegate to the Corporate Director Environment  &  Place following  consultation  with the Director  of  Law  & Governance, authority to modify them as necessary.


·       Information to be made exempt until CPO is made and issued to DfT/Secretary of State due to GDPR requirements.

Reasons for the decision:

The decision will accurately identify and confirm the Side Roads Order and Compulsory Purchase Order requirements of the HIF2 project.

Alternative options considered:

Not applicable.

Publication date: 26/09/2022

Date of decision: 12/07/2022

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