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I want to know the legality of increasing fees at the rates advised. We feel these are excessive and despite my written/emailed protest I am told that they can increase the fees by an amount chosen by the management committee.
I am unable to check as I am away on business few days but recall them saying they can set the increase to meet refurbishment and general running costs. I have twice requested copies of accounts to try and determine how the increases have been calculated but nothing has been forthcoming. They merely advised me that two "members" who serve on the management committee had seen them and were advised on the methods used to arrive at the level of increase. Am I within my rights to request and insist on a set of annual accounts?
Ok - can you let me know if there is a formula or clause?
I have requested this information but it might take a few days to receive a reply!
Following further request , CLUB LA COSTA are still refusing to send set of accounts and system they use any increases. Just referred me to their statement in Club Rules which says "any decisions on increases in maintenance fees will be decided by Management Committee annually". They say they have too many members to warrant sending out and associated procedures to them all. Told them I wasn't asking but want a copy myself!!! I and my wife have invested over £30000 into this vacation club and feel our request is justified. Are they legally allowed to refuse my request under both English and Spanish Law? Cant help think they are hiding something! Hope you can now advise me on this matter.