Part of my property includes two drives over which I have to allow access. My deeds state that maintenance is based on "all persons having a like right paying a proportionate part of the expense of keeping and maintaining the driveway/land in good repair and condition". As I do not use either the driveway or land, am I responsible for paying a proportional amount for maintenance? Thank you.
Province/Country relating to question : England
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Good day, I always strive to reply in the shortest possible time,I may be delayed answering other questions, attending a meeting or in court.Please confirm that this is your property?
Yes, this is my property. I understood that you were waiting to reply to my question, so what's all that about you "may be delayed"?
Good afternoon,Yes in my view you are not responsible for the maintenance but only the persons who are using the driveways with your permission.Best wishes FE
It is not a question of me giving "permission" - my deeds state that the other parties have a "right of access". Does this make any difference?
Good afternoon,Might I ask why you have left a negative rating? FE
I stated in my original question that I 'have to allow access' over the driveways in question. The fact that you included the word "permission" in your reply appeared to affect my legal position. I am, therefore, seeking clarification as to whether the two amount to the same thing please. Thanks.
Good afternoon again,I can confirm that you are not responsible. The two things are the same.Best wishes FE41087.4948649653
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