Notice of tenant’s claim to acquire the freehold or an extended lease LEASEHOLD REFORM ACT 1967
Notice of tenant’s claim to acquire the freehold or an extended lease LEASEHOLD REFORM ACT 1967

The following Property guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Notice of tenant’s claim to acquire the freehold or an extended lease LEASEHOLD REFORM ACT 1967
  • The SchedulePARTICULARS SUPPORTING TENANT'S CLAIM

To [insert name and address of person on whom this notice is served] (see Note 1 below)

[and]

[To: [Name and address of any recipient of a copy of this notice*] (see Note 1 below, in addition, your attention is drawn to paragraphs 8 to 10 of this notice)

(*Delete if paragraphs 5 to 10 are deleted)]

  1. 1

    I am the tenant of the house and premises of which particulars are given in the Schedule to this notice

  2. 2

    In exercise of my rights under Part I of Leasehold Reform Act 1967, I give you notice of my desire:

  3. [to have the freehold of the house and premises*

    OR

    to have an extended lease of the house and premises*]

    (*Delete whichever is inapplicable.)

  4. 3

    The particulars on which I rely are set out in the Schedule to this notice

  5. 4

    If you are both my immediate landlord and the freeholder, you must give me, within two months of the service of this notice, a notice in reply in Form 3 set out in the Schedule to the Leasehold Reform (Notices) Regulations 1997 (or in a form substantially to the same effect), stating whether or not you admit my right [to have the freehold of the house and premises* OR to have an extended lease of the house and premises*]