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Bevan Brittan Examine Disrepair during Covid-19

Publish date: 04/06/2020

In the current pandemic, social landlords remain focused on providing support to their tenants to help them through Covid-19, whilst also meeting their statutory and contractual obligations as a landlord and employer. This balancing exercise is particularly relevant in relation to repairs and maintenance of tenanted homes. As lockd-own restrictions are starting to become relaxed, this e-bulletin draws together the recent Government guidance in relation to repair works, and also highlight some key practices to help social landlords keep up to date with recent developments.