Weathertight Homes Resolution Services Act 2006

14 Dwellinghouse claim

The criteria are that the claimant owns the dwellinghouse to which the claim relates; and—

(a)

it was built (or alterations giving rise to the claim were made to it) before 1 January 2012 and within the period of 10 years immediately before the day on which the claim is brought; and

(b)

it is not part of a multi-unit complex; and

(c)

water has penetrated it because of some aspect of its design, construction, or alteration, or of materials used in its construction or alteration; and

(d)

the penetration of water has caused damage to it.