Section 21 Tenant Evictions Notices are now
6 MONTHS NOTICE - applies from 29th Aug 2020
The PIMS Tenancy Agreement complies with the Tenant Fees Ban June 2019
“I have come to understand how much we should all value the important work undertaken by local authority building control bodies. It is incumbent on government to be mindful of how change can impact on these important services, in order to ensure they continue to be delivered effectively.”
Mr William's speech backed up his views that he had announced directly after the Housing Standards Review was published. The government has issued statements saying that those standards which remain, after many standards which were voluntary are to be dispensed with, must be included in building regulations.
It has already been suggested by the government that in the near future these types of schemes would become mandatory throughout the planning system. In light of this industry bodies, which includes the LABC, have urged the government to accept that all building standard controls to be part of the building regulations and not within the planning procedures, the government has agreed.
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.