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PAT certificate is nothing to do with the landlord normally because it’s only in respect of portable appliances which are not fixtures and fittings. An electrical certificate on the whole building is a different thing altogether and on a periodic tenancy with no formal licence, it is the tenants responsibility.
With no formal documentation the landlord’s responsibility is merely to keep the building wind and watertight. Everything else comes down to the tenant. But nonetheless, not PAT.
I would suggest that you sent a solicitors letter giving him notice because clearly, he’s not going to take any notice from you and if he doesn’t eventually move out or sign a tenancy agreement, then you’re going to have to take him to court.
You don’t need me to tell you that it wasn’t your best idea to let them into the property eight years ago with no documentation.
However solicitors regularly deal with problems after the event and this is one of those where unfortunately, you are going to need the weight of a solicitors letter head and expertise behind you.
Indeed. Provided of course it’s on the same subject otherwise you would need to start a new thread.