Calculating Code right values

It is now 15 months since the new Electronic Communications Code (the Code) came into force and in that time there has been much heated debate between agents for both operators and landowners. That debate has predominantly related to the level of consideration and compensation payable to landowners on the grant or imposition of a Code agreement.

On 18 February 2019, the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) (the UT) handed down the first decision on the point in EE Ltd and another v Islington London Borough Council [2019] UKUT 53 (LC). In headline terms, the