Buying, selling or gifting a home
There is a formal process in place to protect buyers and sellers of park homes.
The council is not involved in any negotiations and doesn’t have any responsibilities regarding the sale.
There is a booklet published by Department for Communities and Local Government entitled Park homes: know your rights. This booklet outlines the process and explains the law surrounding this process
The website gov.uk website, is also a very good source of information including the forms below
- Buyer's information form
- Notice of proposed sale form
- Notice of proposed gift form
- Notice of assignment form
- Assignment form
There is an organisation called Lease. They are Government funded and offer independent advice on residential leasehold and park home matters.
You can contact them at www.lease-advice.org
This website has lots of information for owners of park homes, site owners, local authority officers or anyone else with a question about the law on park homes.
You can get personal advice by contacting them through their online enquiry form, or by telephone on 020 7832 2525. Lines are open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
You can use the LEASE Directory to find lawyers, surveyors, and other professionals with park homes experience.
Last reviewed: 02 - 10 - 2018