Possession Proceedings: here we go again

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It is impossible to say when the last of these updates on the changes to possession rules will be. Our last one wasn’t and this one won’t be. This one is at least short.

On 8 January 2021 the government announced that the ban on most evictions of tenants from residential property has been extended for six weeks to 21 February 2021. The limited exceptions that we referred to in our last update, Possession Proceedings: the end of year roundup, remain.

That’s it. For now …

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If you need advice on Possession Proceedings, please contact John Wagstaffe, Partner and Head of Property Disputes.

Please note the contents of this blog are given for information only and must not be relied upon. Legal advice should always be sought in relation to specific circumstances.