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What are valid means of serving statutorily required tenancy information?

How to rent The information may be provided to the tenant— (a)in hard copy; or (b)where the tenant has notified the landlord, or a person acting on behalf of the landlord, of an e-mail address at ...
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In Berrisford v Mexfield [2011], what does Lord Neuberger mean by 'a fetter of uncertain duration on the right to serve a notice to quit'?

A notice to quit is a technical term for a particular type of document, given to a tenant by a landlord to inform the tenant that they must move out. To "quit" generally means to leave a ...
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In Berrisford v Mexfield [2011], what does Lord Neuberger mean by 'a fetter of uncertain duration on the right to serve a notice to quit'?

A fetter is a restraint: just not a physical one The phrase means a restriction that prevents quitting the duration of which cannot be determined.
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Is it expected to engage in the pre action protocol for tribunal Rent Repayment Order claims as they are not heard in an independent court?

NO, a tenant only needs to submit a claim form to the Tribunal. The legislation that allows for a Rent Repayment Order maybe found at sections 41 and 42 of the Housing and Planning Act 2016: 41 ...
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Is it expected to engage in the pre action protocol for tribunal Rent Repayment Order claims as they are not heard in an independent court?

Act earlier Tribunals are parts of the administrative arm of government. Unlike courts, which have common law rights, they only have the powers given to them in the legislation that created them. As ...
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Must a deposit be reprotected for each successive tenancy, even if both the tenant and property remain the same?

No. If the landlord, tenant and property remain the same, and all the rules were followed for the original deposit, then no further action needs to be taken. This applies however many times the ...
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Do automatically generated notifications from deposit protection schemes' own computer systems adequately fulfill landlords statutory obligations?

If they provide the required information within the required time The “landlord … must give the tenant” does not imply that the service must be done personally. So long as the landlords actions cause ...
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What is the process and deadline whereby penalties may be sought from landlords For breaches of deposit protection obligations?

Deposits are governed by Chapter 4 of the Housing Act 2004. Within that chapter, the 30-day limit for sending the prescribed information to the tenant comes from section 213(6) (as amended): (6) The ...
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Tests to determine when the Residential Tenancy Act applies. E.g. what counts as providing health care?

To my understanding the arbitrator to decide whether she has authority to decide such as a case, and whether the RTA applies. Is my understanding correct? The tribunal handling the eviction ...
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What type of tenants' rights does a student renting from privately-independently owned student halls have?

They have a common law tenancy. Generally, in most cases where they don't live with a landlord, this means that a court order will be required to evict them.
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Is there any lawful reason for a prospective landlord in Scotland to inquire of a potential tenant's nationality?

The official Scottish government website, under the section headed Proof of identity uses the terms "could" and "can" which, in the UK, do not impose a statutory duty or obligation ...
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