577. Notice inviting participation in an RTM company.

Before making a claim to acquire the right to manage any premises1, an RTM company2 must give notice3 to each person who, at the time when the notice is given4:

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    (1)     is the qualifying tenant5 of a flat6 contained in the premises7; but

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    (2)     neither is nor has agreed to become a member of the RTM company8.

A notice given in this way (a 'notice of invitation to participate') must:

  1.  

    (a)     state that the RTM company intends to acquire the right to manage the premises9;

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    (b)     state the names of the members of the RTM company10;

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    (c)     invite the recipients