NDM6671 Debate on a Member's Legislative Proposal - Leasehold Residential Houses

NDM6671 Mick Antoniw (Pontypridd)

To propose the National Assembly for Wales:

1. Notes a proposal for a Bill to:

a) abolish the building of leasehold residential houses in Wales; and

b) improve consumer awareness of the implications of leasehold tenure.

2. Notes that the purpose of the Bill would be to:

a) place a duty on local authorities in Wales to reject all planning applications for leasehold residential housing developments; and

b) place a duty on sales and management agents to provide potential purchasers of existing leasehold properties with information on the implications of leasehold contracts.


Jane Hutt (Vale of Glamorgan)
Jenny Rathbone (Cardiff Central)
Mike Hedges (Swansea East)
Vikki Howells (Cynon Valley)


Business type: Debate

Reason considered: Senedd Business;

Status: Complete

First published: 14/06/2021

Decision due: 27 Jun 2018 by Plenary - Fifth Senedd

Lead member: Mick Antoniw MS