Following the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower in 2017, the Government has changed its building safety guidelines.
The new guidelines have been developed to ensure your safety in the unlikely event of a fire in your building.
Your safety is our top priority, so to make sure that your building meets with these guidelines we are carrying out a programme of inspections which will look at the how the external walls of your building are constructed.
These inspections will tell us whether we need to carry out works to your building to make sure that the new guidelines are met.
If you are a leaseholder, we hope that these inspections will enable us to provide you with an EWS1 form, which your or your buyer’s mortgage lender may ask for if you wish to sell, staircase or remortgage your property.
You can find out more about the EWS1 process, and how the Government’s changes to building safety guidelines are affecting L&Q in our Homeowners section of the website.