Valuation Act 2001

Notification of interested parties of appeal made for Tribunal.

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36.—(1) As soon as may be after the receipt by it of an appeal made to it under section 34 , the Tribunal shall serve a copy of the appeal on each of the following persons (unless the person is the appellant or an appellant in the matter) namely, the occupier of the property, the subject of the appeal, the rating authority in whose area that property is situated and the Commissioner.

(2) All other documentation and information in writing submitted in connection with the appeal shall be served by the Tribunal on each of the following persons (other than in a case where the person has submitted the particular documentation or information), namely—

( a) the Commissioner (who shall be the respondent in, and be entitled to be heard, and adduce evidence at, the hearing of the appeal), and

( b) the occupier of the property, the subject of the appeal, and any other person who appears to the Tribunal will be directly affected by its decision on the appeal (and the said occupier and each such person shall be entitled to be heard, and adduce evidence at, the hearing of the appeal).