Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Act 2022


make provision about the rent payable under long leases of dwellings; and for connected purposes

What is this Bill?

The Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Act 2022 was a Government Bill that became an Act of Parliament.

Is this Bill currently before Parliament?

No. This Bill was introduced on 12 May 2021 and became an Act of Parliament on 8 February 2022.

Whose idea is this Bill?

Government Bills implement the legislative agenda of the Government. This agenda, and the Bills that will implement it, are outlined in the Queen's Speech at the Session's State Opening of Parliament.

How can I find out exactly what this Bill does?

The most straightforward information is contained in the initial Explanatory Notes for the Bill.

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Bill Progession through Parliament

Lords Completed
Commons Completed
Royal Assent

Latest Key documents

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

08/02/2022
Royal Assent (Commons)
07/02/2022
Consideration of Commons amendments (Lords)
07/02/2022
Act of Parliament
Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Act 2022 (c. 1)
04/02/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 101-I Marshalled list for Consideration of Commons amendments
02/02/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 101(a) Motion on Consideration of Commons Amendments
25/01/2022
Bill
HL Bill 101 Commons Amendments
25/01/2022
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 101 Explanatory Notes on Commons amendments
24/01/2022
3rd reading (Commons)
24/01/2022
Report stage (Commons)
24/01/2022
Amendment Paper
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 24 January 2022
24/01/2022
Amendment Paper
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 24 January 2022 - large print
24/01/2022
Bill proceedings: Commons
Report Stage Proceedings as at 24 January 2022
24/01/2022
Selection of amendments: Commons
Speaker’s provisional grouping and selection of Amendments - 24 January 2022
21/01/2022
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 21 January 2022
20/01/2022
Briefing papers
Briefing Paper on the Bill
20/01/2022
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 20 January 2022
15/12/2021
Legislative Consent Motions-devolved legislatures
Legislative Consent Motion agreed by the Senedd Cymru
10/12/2021
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Mark Hawthorn, Owner and CEO, Landmark Group (LRGRB08)
10/12/2021
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Wallace Partnership Group, Consensus Business Group and Long Harbour (LRGRB11)
10/12/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 10 December 2021
10/12/2021
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Robert Bryant-Pearson FRICS, Former First-tier Tribunal Member - Property Chamber (LRGRB09)
10/12/2021
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by James Hayes MRICS (LRGRB10)
09/12/2021
Bill
Bill 214 2021-22 (as amended in Public Bill Committee) - large print
09/12/2021
Bill
Bill 214 2021-22 (as amended in Public Bill Committee)
09/12/2021
Amendment Paper
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 9 December 2021
09/12/2021
Bill proceedings: Commons
All proceedings up to 9 December 2021 at Public Bill Committee Stage
08/12/2021
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Leasehold Knowledge Partnership (LRGRB04)
08/12/2021
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by The National Leasehold Campaign (NLC) (LRGRB05)
08/12/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 8 December 2021
08/12/2021
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Christopher Jessel (LRGRB01)
08/12/2021
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Stephen Clacy (LRGRB02)
08/12/2021
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Linz Darlington, Director, Homehold (LRGRB03)
08/12/2021
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Justin Neal, Strategy & Planning Director, Homewise Limited (LRGRB06)
08/12/2021
Written evidence
Written evidence submitted by Churchill Retirement PLC (LRGRB07)
08/12/2021
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 9 December
07/12/2021
Committee stage (Commons)
07/12/2021
Committee Debate: 2nd sitting (Commons)
07/12/2021
Committee Debate: 1st sitting (Commons)
07/12/2021
Amendment Paper
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 7 December 2021
07/12/2021
Bill proceedings: Commons
All proceedings up to 7 December 2021 at Public Bill Committee Stage
06/12/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 6 December 2021
06/12/2021
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 7 December
03/12/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 3 December 2021
01/12/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 1 December 2021
30/11/2021
Press notices
Have your say on the Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill [HL]
29/11/2021
2nd reading (Commons)
29/11/2021
Programme motion
29/11/2021
Money resolution
29/11/2021
Commons Hansard Daily Report
2nd reading - Commons Hansard link
15/09/2021
1st reading (Commons)
15/09/2021
Bill
Bill 164 2021-22 (as brought from the Lords)
15/09/2021
Bill
Bill 164 2021-22 (as brought from the Lords) - large print
15/09/2021
Explanatory Notes
Bill 164 EN 2021-22
15/09/2021
Explanatory Notes
Bill 164 EN 2021-22 - large print
14/09/2021
3rd reading (Lords)
20/07/2021
Report stage (Lords)
20/07/2021
Bill
HL Bill 47 (as amended on Report)
15/07/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R-I Marshalled list for Report
14/07/2021
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum
13/07/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R Running list of amendments
13/07/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R(e) Amendments for Report
09/07/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R Running list of amendments
09/07/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R(d) Amendment for Report
22/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R Running list of amendments
22/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R(c) Amendments for Report
16/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R Running list of amendments
16/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R(b) Amendments for Report
15/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R(a) Amendments for Report
11/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-III Provisional third marshalled list for Grand Committee
09/06/2021
Committee stage (Lords)
09/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-II Second marshalled list for Grand Committee
04/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-I Marshalled list for Grand Committee
01/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1(d) Amendment for Grand Committee
27/05/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1 Running list of amendments
27/05/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1(c) Amendment for Grand Committee
26/05/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1 Running list of amendments
26/05/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1(b) Amendments for Grand Committee
25/05/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1(a) Amendments for Grand Committee
24/05/2021
2nd reading (Lords)
20/05/2021
Library Notes
Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages
19/05/2021
Select Committee report
1st Report of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
12/05/2021
1st reading (Lords)
12/05/2021
Bill
HL Bill 1 (as introduced)
12/05/2021
Bill
HL Bill 1 (as introduced)
12/05/2021
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum
12/05/2021
Impact Assessments
Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill: Impact Assessment
12/05/2021
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 1 Explanatory Notes
12/05/2021
Bill
HL Bill 1 (as introduced)
12/05/2021
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 1 Explanatory Notes
12/05/2021
Impact Assessments
Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill: Impact Assessment
12/05/2021
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum
12/05/2021
Minutes of Proceedings
Minutes of Proceedings
12/05/2021
Lords Hansard
Lords Hansard