Assignment, Exchange and Illegal Subletting

Together we are Forbes

Wednesday 28 October 2015, Forbes' Preston office - Ribchester House, Lancaster Road, Preston, PR1 2QL.

Continuing the series of training sessions, the Housing Litigation Team will cover Assignment, Exchange and Illegal Subletting.


  • Improving confidence when faced with a tenant's request to assign or exchange their tenancy
  • Understanding the consequences of assignment and exchange
  • Helping you identify signs of tenancy fraud and take appropriate action


  • A refresher on when a landlord may consent to an assured or secure tenant's request to assign their tenancy
  • Explaining the formalities and consequences of assignment
  • How a mutual exchange request should be actioned
  • The powers available to tackle tenancy fraud
  • Practical tips for detecting tenancy fraud

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