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The Midland Metro (Wolverhampton City Centre Extension) Order 2016

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. PART 1

    1. 1.Citation and commencement

    2. 2.Interpretation

    3. 3.Incorporation of the Railways Clauses Consolidation Act 1845

    4. 4.Application of the Midland Metro Acts

    5. 5.Application of the 1991 Act

  3. PART 2

    1. Principal powers

      1. 6.Power to construct and maintain works

      2. 7.Power to deviate

      3. 8.Designation of works

    2. Streets

      1. 9.Power to alter layout, etc., of streets

      2. 10.Power to keep apparatus in streets

      3. 11.Power to execute street works

      4. 12.Temporary stopping up of streets

      5. 13.Access to works

      6. 14.Construction and maintenance of new, altered or diverted highways

      7. 15.Restoration of streets if tramway discontinued

      8. 16.Construction and alteration of bridges

      9. 17.Agreements with street authorities

      10. 18.Level crossings

    3. Supplemental powers

      1. 19.Attachment of equipment to buildings

      2. 20.Discharge of water

      3. 21.Works to safeguard buildings and the operation of the authorised tramway

      4. 22.Power to survey and investigate land, etc.

      5. 23.Mode of construction and operation of tramway

      6. 24.Obstruction of construction of authorised works

      7. 25.Power to construct temporary tramways

      8. 26.Temporary interference with the Birmingham Canal

  4. PART 3

    1. Powers of acquisition

      1. 27.Power to acquire land

      2. 28.Application of Part 1 of the 1965 Act

      3. 29.Application of Compulsory Purchase (Vesting Declarations) Act 1981

      4. 30.Powers to acquire new rights

      5. 31.New rights only to be acquired in certain lands

      6. 32.Rights under or over streets

    2. Temporary possession of land

      1. 33.Temporary use of land for construction of works

      2. 34.Temporary use of land for maintenance of works

    3. Compensation

      1. 35.Disregard of certain interests and improvements

      2. 36.Set-off for enhancement in value of retained land

    4. Supplementary

      1. 37.Acquisition of part of certain properties

      2. 38.Extinction or suspension of private rights of way

      3. 39.Time limit for exercise of powers of acquisition

  5. PART 4

    1. 40.Power to operate and use tramway system

    2. 41.Power to charge fares

    3. 42.Traffic signs

    4. 43.Traffic regulation

  6. PART 5

    1. 44.Planning permission

    2. 45.Statutory undertakers, etc.

    3. 46.Minerals

    4. 47.Saving for highway authorities

    5. 48.Disclosure of confidential information

    6. 49.Defence to proceedings in respect of statutory nuisance

    7. 50.Certification of plans, etc.

    8. 51.Service of notices

    9. 52.No double recovery

    10. 53.Arbitration

    11. 54.For protection of railway interests

    12. 55.For protection of the Canal and River Trust

  7. Signature

  8. SCHEDULES

    1. SCHEDULE 1

      SCHEDULED WORKS

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      STREETS SUBJECT TO ALTERATION OF LAYOUT

    3. SCHEDULE 3

      STREETS TO BE TEMPORARILY STOPPED UP

    4. SCHEDULE 4

      ACQUISITION OF NEW RIGHTS ONLY

    5. SCHEDULE 5

      MODIFICATION OF COMPENSATION AND COMPULSORY PURCHASE ENACTMENTS FOR CREATION OF NEW RIGHTS

      1. Compensation enactments

        1. 1.The enactments for the time being in force with respect...

        2. 2.(1) Without limitation on the scope of paragraph 1, the...

      2. Application of the 1965 Act

        1. 3.(1) The 1965 Act has effect with the modifications necessary...

        2. 4.For section 7 (measure of compensation in case of severance)...

        3. 5.For section 8 (other provisions as to divided land) of...

        4. 6.The following provisions of the 1965 Act (which state the...

        5. 7.Section 11 (powers of entry) of the 1965 Act is...

        6. 8.Section 20 (protection for interests of tenants at will, etc.)...

        7. 9.Section 22 (interests omitted from purchase) of the 1965 Act...

    6. SCHEDULE 6

      LAND OF WHICH TEMPORARY POSSESSION MAY BE TAKEN

    7. SCHEDULE 7

      TRAFFIC REGULATION

      1. Interpretation

      2. PART 1 STOPPING, WAITING OR UNLOADING

      3. PART 2 DIRECTION OF VEHICULAR TRAFFIC

      4. PART 3 PROHIBITION OF VEHICULAR TRAFFIC

    8. SCHEDULE 8

      PROVISIONS RELATING TO STATUTORY UNDERTAKERS, ETC.

      1. Apparatus of statutory undertakers, etc. on land acquired

        1. 1.(1) Subject to the following provisions of this paragraph, sections...

      2. Apparatus of statutory undertakers, etc., in stopped up streets

        1. 2.(1) Where a street is stopped up under this Order...

      3. Application of telecommunications code

        1. 3.(1) Paragraph 21 of the electronic communications code does not...

    9. SCHEDULE 9

      FOR THE PROTECTION OF RAILWAY INTERESTS

      1. 1.The following provisions of this Schedule have effect, unless otherwise...

      2. 2.In this Schedule— “construction” includes execution, placing, alteration and reconstruction...

      3. 3.(1) Where under this Schedule Network Rail is required to...

      4. 4.(1) The Authority must not exercise the powers conferred by...

      5. 5.(1) The Authority must before commencing construction of any specified...

      6. 6.(1) Any specified work and any protective works to be...

      7. 7.The Authority must— (a) at all times afford reasonable facilities...

      8. 8.Network Rail must at all times afford reasonable facilities to...

      9. 9.(1) If any permanent or temporary alterations or additions to...

      10. 10.The Authority must repay to Network Rail all reasonable fees,...

      11. 11.(1) In this paragraph— “EMI” means, subject to sub-paragraph (2),...

      12. 12.If at any time after the completion of a specified...

      13. 13.The Authority must not provide any illumination or illuminated sign...

      14. 14.Any additional expenses which Network Rail may reasonably incur in...

      15. 15.(1) The Authority must pay to Network Rail all reasonable...

      16. 16.Network Rail must, on receipt of a request from the...

      17. 17.In the assessment of any sums payable to Network Rail...

      18. 18.The Authority and Network Rail may, subject in the case...

      19. 19.Nothing in this Order, or in any enactment incorporated with...

      20. 20.The Authority must give written notice to Network Rail if...

      21. 21.The Authority must no later than 28 days from the...

    10. SCHEDULE 10

      FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE CANAL AND RIVER TRUST

      1. 1.For the protection of the Canal & River Trust the...

      2. 2.Interpretation

      3. 3.Powers requiring CRT’s consent

      4. 4.Vehicles, plant and machinery

      5. 5.Closure of towing paths, etc.

      6. 6.Fencing

      7. 7.Survey of waterway

      8. 8.Approval of plans, protective works etc.

      9. 9.Design of works

      10. 10.Notice of works

      11. 11.Lighting

      12. 12.Construction of specified works

      13. 13.Prevention of pollution

      14. 14.Access to work: provision of information

      15. 15.Alterations to waterway

      16. 16.Maintenance of works

      17. 17.Repayment of CRT’s fees, etc.

      18. 18.Cost of alterations

      19. 19.Making good of detriment; compensation and indemnity, etc.

      20. 20.Details of capitalised sums to be provided

      21. 21.Arbitration

      22. 22.Statutory powers

  9. Explanatory Note

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