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    #16
    Deposit was protectedby us within 30days of purchase. The certificate states the tenancy is periodic? What does serving PI mean?

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      #17
      http://www.rla.org.uk/landlord/tenan...entation.shtml

      Are you a member of a landlord association??

      Have you read any books on or done a course about being a landlord??

      Cheers!
      I am legally unqualified: If you need to rely on advice check it with a suitable authority - eg a solicitor specialising in landlord/tenant law...

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        #18
        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.

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          #19
          We have served the PI but not within 30 days. I guess there is probably nothing we can do about that now??

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            #20
            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.

            http://www.depositprotection.com/processes

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