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I am a Freeholder and the tenant is selling the flat. the

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I am a Freeholder and the tenant is selling the flat.
the prospective buyer's solicitor is asking

"Please provide a copy Fire Certificate for the premises."

there is no fire certificate. Are they referring to the common parts?

what is the indemnity if there is no certificate?

the Freehold Building insurance does not seem to be requesting it.

what should my answer be? I am taking quotes is that enough?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Property Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question
As the Freeholder you do indeed need to create a Fire Certificate
However you can do it yourself
The details are here
http://www.local.gov.uk/web/guest/publications/-/journal_content/56/10180/3369777/PUBLICATION
I hope that this is of assistance
Clare