Your rights and responsibilities

As a leaseholder you have the right to live peacefully in your home. In return you must meet the obligations of your lease. These include the following:

  • Paying the ground rent, insurance premium and service charges due including your share of the costs of major repairs done to your building
  • Doing all repairs that are your responsibility.
  • Not making any structural alterations or additions without our written permission.
  • Not causing a nuisance or annoyance to your neighbours
  • Using your home only as a private residence
  • Informing Newydd if you plan to sell the lease or sublet your home
  • Being responsible for any water leaks and for the cost of repairing any damage caused.