04 June, 2021
The ban on evictions has finally been lifted, meaning landlords can now proceed with repossessing their properties. The ban had been in place for most of the Covid 19 pandemic to help protect tenants from losing their homes.
What is changing ?
Courts will continue to prioritise the most serious cases, such as those involving fraud or anti-social behaviour, with many of the evictions waiting to be enforced when the ban lifts predating the pandemic.
Notice periods for the most serious cases will remain lower. These include:
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