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Section 20 consultation and major works

A guide to the S.20 consultation process for major works


Posted: 14 / 07 / 2014

Updated: 19 / 10 / 2015

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By law, leaseholders must be consulted before a landlord carries out works above a certain value.

This guide explains the Section 20 consultation process for landlords, resident management companies and their managing agents in England and Wales.

IMPORTANT: The advice in this booklet needs to be read in conjunction with the decision in a recent case in the High Court, 'Philips v Francis'.