Sometimes evicting a tenant from Hastings can be a complicated process, and by understanding the law in East Sussex you can do it effectively and legally, and to do so, there are steps from Denbigh Franks follow.
No matter whether you're dealing with the Periodic Tenancy or fixed-term tenancy in Hastings, East Sussex, this Denbigh Franks information covers both types of Assured Shorthold Tenancies in Robertsbridge and Rye.
In case you in East Sussex want the residence back after a fixed term ends in Bexhill, provide your tenants with a Section 21 notice.
When a tenant in Hastings has dishonoured terms of the tenancy in East Sussex, a Section 8 notice must be provided instead.
Keep in mind that the Rye notice can vary from 2 weeks to 2 months, depending on the terms of the tenancy agreement.
In East Sussex, you will need to notify about this in two months although there are exceptions (for example, if the tenant has been in the ownership for less than 6 months in Bexhill, if the property without a license is an HMO in Rye, etc.).
There is such a service in Hastings, East Sussex of Professional Notice Servers, with which you can be sure that your Bexhill, Rye, or Robertsbridge tenants have received a notification.
You have the right to apply for a Standard Possession Order in the Hastings court if the tenant of Bexhill, Robertsbridge, or Rye doesn't leave the property even after receiving the notice.
The cost of this is £325 in Hastings, East Sussex.
If you are not having any claim in Hastings, East Sussex, for unpaid rent, then you can also apply for an Accelerated Possession Order in Robertsbridge, Bexhill, or Rye, it is faster as there is no court hearing and it costs £355.
You will have to complete a form by going to the County Court within Hastings, East Sussex.
Tenants in Rye, Bexhill, or Robertsbridge, will then receive a copy from the East Sussex court and will need to reply within 14 days.
However, the judge in Hastings may extend this period in case the tenant is in serious problem.
If the occupants in Bexhill, Robertsbridge, or Rye still feel reluctant to move out after you've followed the procedures above, there is one last option: Sending an application to the East Sussex court of law for a Warrant for Possession.
Here, the tenants in Bexhill, Rye, or Robertsbridge can be removed at a cost of £121 by Denbigh Franks.
So as to speed up the process, you can seek to transfer the case from the East Sussex County Court and have it in the High Court, this way a High Court enforcement officer of Denbigh Franks will ensure the tenants are evicted.
You can only achieve this if you are requesting for more than £600 in Hastings and this includes costs from the East Sussex court.
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