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Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016

Section 96 – Limits on sections 91 and 92: contract-holders fault

268.If this section is incorporated as a term of the contract without modification, the landlord is not obliged to make a dwelling fit for human habitation or to undertake repairs, where the dwelling is unfit or in need of repair due to action, inaction, or lack of care on the part of the contract-holder or other permitted occupier.

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