Join the Residential Landlords Association

Tenant appealed on possession order warrant

You are here : Member Forums Possession - Section 8 and Section 21 Tenant appealed on possession order warrant
SKoda
SKoda
3 Posts
0 Thanks

I was able to get the possession order based on Section 21 in June 2019 with 4 weeks notice which means the tenant has to vacate on 8th July 2019.
The tenant didn't vacate on that date.
I applied for the warrant for possession of order at the end of Aug which I received in Sep with eviction date set by Bailiffs on 1st Oct 2019.

The tenant now appealed to suspensed the eviction on the grounds that his wife is pregnant and due at any point of time.

I got a hearing on 26th Sep at county court.

I am assuming that the possession order was granted based on section 21 and hence can't be suspended.

  1. Can the judge set aside the possession order or suspend the possession order.
  2. On what points I can ask the judge not to set aside the order.
  3. Are the reasons for appeal valid? I have given them enough time (around 7weeks) to move but they didn't move alongside 4 weeks by the judge

24/09/2019 23:29

Want to read more?

This is a members only forum, if you want to read more you need to login to your membership, if you are not a member, click here to join.

Landlord & Investment Show London Olympia 2019
Residently
99 Homes
John Pye Auctions