Weathertight Homes Resolution Services Act 2006

14 Dwellinghouse claim

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


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


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


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


the penetration of water has caused damage to it.