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    Deposit was protectedby us within 30days of purchase. The certificate states the tenancy is periodic? What does serving PI mean?



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        Originally posted by monkeyjs View Post
        What does serving PI mean?
        PI means prescribed information.

        I take it that means you didn't serve it to the tenant within 30 days, therefore your S21 will be invalid. Also that you are liable to a penalty of up to 3 x the deposit.


          We have served the PI but not within 30 days. I guess there is probably nothing we can do about that now??


            You said,

            Originally posted by monkeyjs View Post
            we did not send a copy of the guarantee certificate until Jan 2014, although it is dated 08.03.2013.
            That is not the Prescribed Information.

            A template for the PI provided by the "DPS" can be found in the link below.



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