5 lever mortice lock broken front door. Is LL responsible to fix?

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    we obviously will get the lock fixed. no point in wasting time and effort and further money obtaining the 3 quotes. been down that road a 100 times already with these LL's they simply never comply.
    Would you believe it, we are already in credit with rent for the next yr and half using this process of deducting rent to carry out repair's ourseleves. just gets to a point though, were you say enough is enough, why can't these culprits be brought before a judge, at least by the council who are supposed to protect tenants who are treated this way by these LL's


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