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Dilapidations Technical Guidance

Typical areas of dispute for repairs

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Thu 4 Oct 2018
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
The Hilton Hotel, Leicester, Junction 21 Approach, Leicester, LE19 1WQ
1 hour formal CPD

Free with CPD Foundation subscription

Available to non subscribers from
£35 + VAT


England and Northern Ireland seminars:

When should you repair a product and when do you replace? What happens when products become discontinued?

Find out the answer to this and much more in this technical seminar that focuses on repair versus replacement.

Attend to discover common areas of dispute:

  • Suspended ceilings
  • Carpets
  • Folded cladding
  • Japanese knotweed, fixture and fittings
  • Definition of repair
  • A word on MEES (England)

Scotland seminars:

Recent case law & typical areas of dispute for repairs

@SIPP v Insight, Grove v Cape, Dem-master v Healthcare – the approach to dilapidations in Scotland is changing with recent case law, which will be explored along with typical, common areas of dispute.

Attend to discover: 

  • The common areas of dispute:
  • Timing/serving
  • Statute
  • Schedule of Condition
  • Extraordinary Repairs
  • Diminution in Value
  • Decoration
  • Provisional Sums, Contingency, professional fees.


  • CPD Foundation Subscribers Free
  • RICS professionals £35 + VAT
  • Non-RICS professionals £47.25 + VAT
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  • Mastercard


Simon Goodrick MRICS

Partner, Malcolm Hollis

Simon is the Partner responsible for the Birmingham office. He has experience in all core areas of building surveying, and now specialises in dilapidations. He acts for a number of local and national clients in both a landlord and tenant capacity.

Simon is an APC assessor and APC counsellor to a number of graduates in the Birmingham Office.  He has managed the development, training and assisted many of the graduates in achieving their MRICS status.

Available to non subscribers from
£35 + VAT