Decision details

Approval to complete land payments for the AVTM MetroBus project

Decision Maker: Executive Director: Growth and Regeneration

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


After approximately three years of construction, the AVTM MetroBus scheme commenced operation in September 2018. The majority of the land over which the scheme was built was used under powers of license granted by the Transport and Works Act Order (TWAO) 2013.
* Now that construction is complete and the final land take of the project has been confirmed, the final payments for land used can be made through the fifth and final TWAO General Vesting Declaration process.


That the Executive Director for Growth and Regeneration, in exercising the powers delegated to him by Cabinet in October 2014, approves that payments be made to all landowners whose Full and Final payment requests are approved by Carter Jonas, to a maximum of £1,381.522.

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 - There are no alternative options as BCC has taken possession of and constructed infrastructure on land owned by third parties for the AVTM MetroBus scheme.
Option 2 -
Option 3 -

Publication date: 25/03/2020

Date of decision: 18/03/2020