Community Right to Bid

Disposal outside the Act

There are some circumstances where the property owner does not need to comply with the Act, these are (this list is not exhaustive):

  • disposing the property in the form of a gift
  • disposal of a property containing a business which uses the property and it is a going concern
  • disposal within a family or a partnership or between trustees or a trust or between companies in a group
  • disposal in the execution of a will or arising from various legal proceedings
  • disposal of a property that is part of a larger estate, part of which is not listed, but where the whole estate is owned by the same person and is a single lot of land
  • disposals less than 25 years leasehold

Page last updated: 28 March 2018