569. Premises excluded from the right to manage.

Premises to which the right to manage that is otherwise conferred by the Commonhold and Leasehold Reform Act 2002 applies1 are, however, excluded2:

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    (1)     if the internal floor area:

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      (a)     of any non-residential part3; or

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      (b)     (where there is more than one such part) of those parts (taken together)4,

exceeds 25 per cent of the internal floor area of the premises5 (taken as a whole)6;

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    (1)     where different persons own the freehold of different parts of the premises, if any of those parts is a self-contained part of a building7;