PARTY WALL AND NEIGHBOURLY MATTERS

Shearwater BAC offers extensive experience relating to application of Party Wall Act 1996 procedures upon behalf of both building owners and adjoining owners. Experience includes acting upon behalf of developers in respect of complex city centre sites with multiple adjoining owners where effective management of procedures will be of particular significance to pre-contract programming and post-contract commencement.

Project experience includes Central London commercial redevelopment opportunities, large residential basement projects, general refurbishment works together with insurance claims and litigation linked to subsidence.

Related matters often include advising with regard to boundaries, oversail licences for crane swings and access licences for authorising erection of scaffolding and other temporary works.