Should you challenge a Party Wall Award?
Why should you if you and the other party are honest, reasonable people who do not wish to obstruct lawful rights, have both appointed Chartered Construction Professionals as your Surveyors, who in turn have experientially (not naively) selected a Third Surveyor – therefore don’t as there will be no need to; an argument absurdum exists!
However on occasions awards are served which are not valid. An award must:
If an award is ultra vires what is the point of utilising rights to challenge it under section 10 (17) in a court?
Google – enter the following into search engine:
Bruce is compiling a data base of third surveyors and surveyors who it has been judged have made invalid awards – please send over your research to firstname.lastname@example.org
Party Wall Surveyor serving Thanet and London
Third Surveyor serving England and Wales