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Service Charges

  • Service charges are normally payable for maintenance works to common parts, such as roof repairs.
  • These charges are generally related to leasehold properties where common costs are shared between owners of the lease, e.g. gardening. Other charges might include:
      • Administration charges
      • Cleaning common areas charges
      • Estate Management Scheme charges
      • Insurance charges
      • Recognised Tenant Associations subscriptions
      • Heating charges
      • Lift charges
      • Lighting charges
    • Manageent charges need not be associated with a lease - Self build schemes can involve commonareas requiring maintenance and thus charges.
    • See also charges fees and fines
Published: 11 November 2013 Last Updated: 17 November 2021