Under the terms of a short hold tenancy, the landlord has an automatic or mandatory right to possession of the property at the end of the agreed term, or after 6 months if the agreed term is less than 6 months, providing the required 2 months' Section 21 notice (see Section 21 Guide) has been served correctly and expired.
After the expiry of the Section 21 Notice Complete court form
The accelerated possession procedure means that the possession award can be decided by the court purely on the basis of written representations submitted (see evidence required to apply for this process). The following applies:
Membership for LANDLORDS are from £79.95 a year
Immigration Act revised 2016 should a landlord or letting agent fail to ensure ALL tenants/occupiers have a righto reside for the duration of the tenancy then they may be fined £3000 for each breach. The Secretary of State may instruct the landlord to remove such persons without the need of a court order by way of reasonable force
Labour market enforcement - restriction on illegal migrants to work. A labour market enforcement undertaking (an “LME undertaking”) is an undertaking by the person giving it (the “subject”) to comply with any prohibitions, restrictions and requirements set out in the undertaking
Under section 42 of the County Courts Act 1984 it is possible for the Court to transfer a matter from the County Court to the High Court for enforcement but leave (permission) of the Court is required first. The transfer time varies from court to court and can take up to 28 days, but normally takes far less. An application to seek permission can be made either at the time of making the possession claim or after possession has been ordered.