Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2002

Amendment of section 90 of Principal Act (Power of housing authority to sell certain dwellings).


15.—Section 90 (inserted by the Act of 1992) of the Principal Act is amended by inserting the following after subsection (6)—

“(6A) Where a dwelling is sold to a tenant under a purchase scheme, the housing authority shall not be liable after the date of sale for any charges payable in respect of the dwelling relating to:

(a) the provision of services to and the insurance of the dwelling and other charges relating to the management and control of the dwelling;

(b) the management and control of common areas appurtenant to the dwelling, where those common areas are also used by the occupants of other dwellings;

(c) the provision of services where those services are also provided to the occupants of other dwellings.”.