Can L demand extra money to help pay for utility bills?

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  • Can L demand extra money to help pay for utility bills?

    i live in a student household (4 sharing), and have received a letter asking to pay £120 towards the utility bills, based on losses from landlords estimates.
    am i obliged to pay this?

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    What does the Letting Agreement state? If it does not make you liable, you aren't!
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