Birmingham City Council financial challenges - time to Reset

To find out more about the budget and section 114 notice visit our budget information page

The council’s rights and responsibilities

As the freeholder, we have rights and responsibilities which include:

  • building management
  • repairs and maintenance
  • making building improvements
  • setting any charges

The council has a legal duty to charge you for:

  • ground rent where applicable
  • management costs
  • repairs to and maintenance of the building
  • providing services such as cleaning and caretaking

To find out more about leases, or if you are interested in issues that affect leaseholders and would like to join a Leaseholder Liaison Board, contact homeownership@birmingham.gov.uk.


Page last updated: 16 February 2023

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