Know your responsibilities

The law governing your flat comes from contract obligations in your title deeds that you signed-up to when you bought your flat and from various Acts passed by Parliament.

This is how these two sources of law can help you keep your building well-managed and maintained:

Clarifying who should pay for what:

How you and others should do things:

Flat owner's obligations:

Help and protection:

Owners can take legal action against their co-owners if they do not keep to their obligations and the council also has powers to help.