This guidance note gives advice to members who are approached by leaseholders to be appointed as managers by Order of a First Tier Tribunal (Property Chamber ) (FTT).

S.21 of the Landlord & Tenant Act 1987 (LTA 1987) allows any leaseholder or group of leaseholders to ask the FTT for an Order appointing a new Manager for a block of leasehold flats, including mixed-usebuildings, but this power does not extend to estates of leasehold houses.

Covering Topics

  • Overview
  • S24 of L&T Act 1987
  • Taking on The Role of Appointed Manager
  • Presenting Yourself to a Tribunal
  • The Order of the Tribunal
  • Arrears of Service Charges and Ground Rent
  • Fees
  • After Appointment
  • Time Limited Orders
  • RTM and the Appointment of Manager
  • Further Information

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