Restrictive covenants affecting land

This practice note covers:

The essential characteristics of a restrictive covenant affecting land.

How to check whether a restrictive covenant is valid and enforceable.

Various ways of dealing with existing covenants, including indemnity insurance and applications to the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber).


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