Properties acquired under Right to Buy legislation
Requests for covenant approval, release or variation
For properties acquired under the Right to Buy legislation, a standard form of release is available free of charge, which you or your solicitor can use.
The standard form of release covers:
- change of use or minor alterations (such as erecting a porch or converting a front garden to a hard standing area)
- development activity involving building an extension or building a structure (such as a conservatory, garden shed or garage)
- development activity involving the splitting of a plot or building
A fee of £40 will be payable if a specifically addressed form of release is required. Once completed, the form should be send with any supporting documents to firstname.lastname@example.org or to Corporate Estates, Borough of Poole, Civic Centre, Poole, Dorset, BH15 2RU.
Page last updated: 11 June 2019