Rent Arrears Masterclass | 27th May 2015

Together we are Forbes

Wednesday 27 May 2015, Forbes' Preston office - Ribchester House, Lancaster Road, Preston PR1 2QL.

In the fourth of a series of training sessions, members of Forbes' Housing & Regeneration Team will be conducting a rent arrears masterclass.


  • Getting to grips with rent arrears - common issues for income recovery officers
  • Understanding and applying the new Pre Action Protocol
  • Becoming a more effective advocate by knowing how to prepare your case
  • Improved awareness of tactical issues (e.g. disrepair)


  • Overview
  • The updated Pre-Action Protocol - what's new?
  • Grounds for possession (including Ground 8)
  • How to present your case effectively (before and at the hearing)
  • A quick word on disrepair counterclaims
  • Audience participation - mock hearing

The training will take place from 1pm until 4pm and 3 CPD points are available.

The training costs £50 + VAT per person however if you book 3 places you will receive the 4th free of charge.