mobile homes act

18-September-2015

On 1 October 2015 the Assured Shorthold Tenancy Notices and Prescribed Requirements (England) Regulations 2015 (“the Regulations”) will come into force. The Regulations will place additional obligations on Park Owners who let residential mobile homes under an assured shorthold tenancy…





4-December-2014

Serving formal notices of breach The Supreme Court have recently considered the case of Telchadder v Wickland Holdings Ltd and whether Wickland could terminate Mr Telchadder’s agreement under the Mobile Homes Act 1983. Their judgment contains valuable guidance to parks…



14-November-2014

Before a Mobile Homes Act agreement may be terminated for anti-social behaviour one of the things the park must prove to a court is that the homeowner was served with a notice requiring them to stop behaving badly and then…


31-October-2014

Recently the First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) (“the Tribunal”) has struck out an application for a refusal order on the basis that the park owner failed to comply with the procedure prescribed by the Mobile Homes Act 1983, as amended (“the…


17-October-2014

We have heard from many residential park owners that their local authorities are refusing to register a park’s rules for various different reasons. These reasons have included failing to consult the council on the proposed park rules, proposing a prescribed…


3-October-2014

The Mobile Homes Act 1983, as amended, and the Mobile Homes (Wales) Act 2013 require homeowners to follow a set legal procedure when selling or gifting their park home and assigning their Written Statement. The procedure requires homeowners to use…