New Legislation Website

New Legislation Website

A new website has been launched http://www.legislation.gov.uk. This website hopes (in time) to provide fully revised versions of legislation which can be a difficult to obtain without spending large amounts of money on subscription based services (like we do). The...
Police Broken Door

Police Broken Door

A perhaps surprisingly common question we get is what is the position where the police break down a tenants door? Who should pay? Compensation Under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (PACE), codes of practice are created. Code of Practice “B” deals...

Failure to Comply with Initial Requirements

Paula O’Brien v Jacqueline Jones & Andrew Alexander (T/A Belvoir Huntingdon). Northampton County Court, Claim No 9KG00335 12/02/2010 This case raises an interesting and important point regarding compliance with the initial requirements of a tenancy deposit scheme....