residential park

18-December-2015

The world of social media is quickly increasing in both popularity and accessibility so that it has become a part of virtually everyone’s day to day life. Customers now have the resources to enquire, book or research a holiday park…


4-December-2015

From time to time a park owner, of either holiday or a residential park, will receive a complaint from one holiday caravan owner or mobile home owner about another. They will usually expect the park owner to step in and…



9-January-2015

In a recent tribunal case a homeowner’s application to appeal the park rules proposed by their park owner was dismissed. The tribunal’s reasoning for dismissing the application is as follows. Regulation 10 of the regulations provides that where a homeowner…


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…



25-July-2014

On 13 June 2014 the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 (“the Regulations”) changed a consumer’s right to cancel.


6-June-2014

On 1 October 2013 the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008 (“the Regulations”) replaced the Property Misdescriptions Act 1991. This has had an important consequence for all parks, as the Regulations apply to all business-to-consumer transactions which includes holiday…


28-February-2014

As owners of residential parks in England will know the regulations providing for consultation on, amendment of and deposit with local authorities of, park rules have now come into force.  Members of the BH&HPA will have received guidance on the…