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Midland Metro Act 1992

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Part I Preliminary

    1. 1.Short title

    2. 2.Interpretation

    3. 3.Incorporation or application of enactments

  3. Part II Works

    1. 4.Power to make works

    2. 5.Further works and powers

    3. 6.Subsidiary works

    4. 7.Power to deviate

    5. 8.Level crossings

    6. 9.Railway works in streets

    7. 10.Plans to be approved by Secretary of State before works commenced

    8. 11.Application of works provisions of Act of 1989

    9. 12.Agreements with British Railways Board

  4. Part III Lands

    1. 13.Power to acquire lands

    2. 14.Temporary possession of lands

    3. 15.Application of land purchase provisions of Act of 1989

    4. 16.Only subsoil or rights to be acquired in certain lands

    5. 17.Acquisition of structures where rights only acquired

    6. 18.Period of compulsory purchase of lands or rights

  5. Part IV Protective provisions

    1. 19.Application of protective provisions of Act of 1989

    2. 20.As to underground works affecting highways

    3. 21.For protection of National Rivers Authority

    4. 22.For protection of British Railways Board

    5. 23.For protection of British Waterways Board

  6. Part V General

    1. 24.Authorisation of new level crossings

    2. 25.Railway at Handsworth authorised by Act of 1989

    3. 26.Amendment of Act of 1989

    4. 27.Local inquiries

    5. 28.Arbitration

    6. 29.Planning permission


    1. SCHEDULE 1

      The authorised works in Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton (The Black Country Route)

      1. Part I Description of works specifically authorised

      2. PartII Description of further works and powers

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      The authorised works in Birmingham, Solihull and North Warwickshire(The Birmingham/Solihull Route)

      1. Part I Description of works specifically authorised

      2. Part II Description of further works and powers

    3. SCHEDULE 3

      Railway crossings in highways

      1. black country route

      2. Birmingham/Solihull Route

    4. SCHEDULE 4

      Streets affected by underground railways

      1. Part I Streets in which works may be carried out and permanent openings made

      2. Part II Other streets in which works may be carried out

    5. SCHEDULE 5

      1. Part I Additional lands which may be acquired or usedBlack Country Route

      2. Part II Lands of which temporary possession only may be taken

    6. SCHEDULE 6

      Lands in which subsoil only may be acquired

    7. SCHEDULE 7

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