Application for Dispensation from Consultation under the Section 20ZA of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under Owning your home - leaseholders.

Gateshead Council proposes to undertake extensive works of repair and improvement to Regent Court, Willerby Court, Ripley Court, Stretford Court, Acomb Court, Bedale Court and Barford Court.

These works include:

  • the installation of new roofs and new windows for all blocks
  • a new façade at Regent Court
  • a district energy scheme to provide
    • heating and hot water to all blocks
    • electricity to Barford Court and Stretford Court.

The Council has made an application to the First Tier Tribunal, Property Chamber (Residential Property) to seek dispensation from consultation under the legislation, in respect of the use of a framework agreement, to procure contractors to carry out the works.  

The Council’s application and supporting documentation, as well as the Tribunals directions, is available to view:

Paper copies of all the documents can be obtained upon request.

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