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Serving a notice

The council can require landlords to carry out repairs through a legal notice, if the hazard is serious.

If an agreement cannot be reached, or the agreement is not kept, a formal notice will be served requiring the works to be done within a specified period of time.

Ignoring the formal notice can result in prosecution and/or the council doing the work 'in default'. The timescale can be relatively lengthy as landlords do have rights of appeal to a Residential Property Tribunal (RPT) and once an appeal has been lodged nothing further can usually be done until it has been decided upon by the RPT.

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