pitch fee

26-November-2015

Since the introduction of the annual site licence fee on 1 April 2014, many owners of residential parks in England have successfully proposed recovery of the annual site licence fee through the pitch fee. Any park owners who have not…


20-February-2015

With many residential parks in England and Wales having a 1 April pitch fee review date it is that time of year when many residential park owners are reviewing their pitch fees. For parks both in England and Wales there…



30-September-2014

On 1 October 2014 the Mobile Homes (Wales) Act 2013 (“the Act”) will come into force for all Welsh residential parks introducing changes to the pitch fee review, the selling and gifting process and the site licensing regime. Park owners…



14-March-2014

From 1 April 2014 section 1 of the Mobile Homes Act 2013 will come into effect, introducing changes to the Caravan Sites and Control of Development Act 1960 (“the 1960 Act”) These amendments will give local authorities the power to…


13-December-2013

Park owners who plan to make improvements to their park and recover the costs through the pitch fee must follow a certain procedure. The Mobile Homes Act 1983, as amended, implies terms into the Written Statement (“the Agreement”) which provide…


28-June-2013

The Government have posted the new form to be served by residential park home owners with their pitch fee review notices on the website for the Department of Communities and Local Government (“DCLG”).  It is to be found in the…