595. Landlord contributions to service charges paid to the RTM company.

Where:

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    (1)     the premises contain at least one flat1 or other unit2 not subject to a lease held by a qualifying tenant3 (an 'excluded unit')4;

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    (2)     the service charges5 payable under leases of flats contained in the premises which are so subject fall to be calculated as a proportion of the relevant costs6; and

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    (3)     the proportions of the relevant costs so payable, when aggregated, amount to less than the whole of the relevant costs7,

then:

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    (a)     where the premises contain only one excluded unit, the person who is the appropriate person in relation to the excluded unit