Article Tag: Chancel Repair Liability

Chancel Repair Liability: is it Still an Issue for Home Buyers?

Chancel Repair Liability (CRL) is a financial obligation imposed on some property owners in England and Wales to pay for certain repairs to a church which may or may not be the local parish church. The liability attaches to the land and can extend to property situated a long way from a church, making it… Read more »

Chancel repair liability – what does this mean for homeowners?

What are chancel repairs? A chancel repair liability is the requirement for an owner of land to pay for the repair of the chancel (the part of the church containing the altar and the choir) of an Anglican parish church. What is a chancel? The chancel is the roughly the area (including the altar and… Read more »