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Everything you wanted to know about Party Walls, but were afraid to ask

6th Jun 2017

Harriet Holmes and Nicholas Isaac will be hosting Tanfield’s June property seminar on Party Walls.

Firstly Harriet will provide an introduction to Party Walls and Party Wall Awards, covering:

  • What are party walls and when do you need an award?
  • The scheme of the Party Walls Act 1996
  • The process explained from the plans to the award
  • Practical tips
  • Common mistakes and misconceptions
  • Disputes and steps to take.

In part two Nicholas will review common problems encountered in Party Wall matters and how to resolve them, considering:

  • Appeals
  • Injunctions
  • Dealing with surveyors
  • Basements


  • 14:00 – Registration
  • 14:30 – Topic one: Introduction to Party Walls and Party Wall Awards
  • 15:30 – Tea/Coffee break
  • 16:00 – Topic two: Common problems encountered in Party Wall matters and how to resolve them
  • 17:00 – Networking drinks


  • Holborn Bars – Dickens Room, 138-142 Holborn, London, EC1N 2NQ


  • £50 + VAT
Team: Nicholas Isaac KC
Expertise: Party Walls


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