Judge threatens to summons head of Residential Tenancies Board to resolve row between landlord and tenants – Irish Examiner

A judge has said he may summons the chief executive of the Residential Tenancies Board (RTB) to appear in his court after expressing his “surprise, disappointment and astonishment” at its apparent lack of communication with regard to a live case.

Judge James McNulty said the RTB – which resolves disputes between landlords, tenants and third parties – had created a “bureaucratic obstacle course” which was holding up the two parties involved in the case before him at Skibbereen District Court.

In court Denis Collins BL, for AMOSS Solicitors who act for Bank of Scotland, sought the enforcement of an initial termination notice that had been served on the tenants of a property, who in turn had referred the matter to the RTB.

The RTB then issued an adjudication report with regard to a property, and the solicitors for the tenants claim they then appealed – but then heard nothing more.

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