1280. Estate management schemes under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 ('flat leases').

The relevant provisions of Part I of the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 19931 set out a procedure for the making and approval of an estate management scheme for an area occupied directly or indirectly under leases held from one landlord, apart from property occupied by him or his licensees or for the time being unoccupied, and which is designed to secure that in the event of tenants acquiring the landlord's interest in a house or premises in specified circumstances2, the landlord will retain powers of management in respect of the house or premises and have rights