Legal Question in Landlord & Tenant Law in India

I am a Joint owner in an Appartment. The share certicate has 2 names - the first name of the other person and the second name is mine. But the utilities bills of the soceity come only in the first persons name. My name is not included. How can i get my name included in these bills?

Asked on 4/22/13, 10:57 pm

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Fca Prashant Chavan Expert Edge LLP
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Dear Sir / Madam,

For all practical purposes, the first named person is considered the owner of the apartment. Since you are named second, there is no way the utility bills can be issued in two names.


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Answered on 4/23/13, 2:51 am
Jayesh Desai Jayesh Desai
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For ownership rights - utility bill has no meaning. As long as title document stands in joint name both are owner. Utility Company will not enter more then one name.

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Answered on 4/25/13, 3:58 am

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