A complex procedure needs to be followed in Lowestoft, Suffolk in order to expel a tenant if you want to make it legal, so it is imperative you follow these Denbigh Franks steps.
This Denbigh Franks guide covers Periodic and Fixed-Term Tenancies in Lowestoft that are Assured Shorthold Tenancies, so in the former, we cover tenancies that are run on a weekly or monthly basis while the latter covers tenancies for a specific period in Beccles and Lowestoft.
If you want the property in Lowestoft, Beccles, or Bungay back after the end of a fixed term, then give the occupants in Lowestoft a Section 21 notice.
When a tenant in Lowestoft has dishonoured terms of the tenancy in Suffolk, a Section 8 notice must be provided instead.
The notice of eviction in Bungay can differ from 2 weeks to 2 months based on the tenancy agreement.
Generally, the landlords in Suffolk are required to send a notice of at least 2 months, although there are some anomalies in Lowestoft, such as, if the tenant in Beccles has not resided in the property for at least 6 months, or if the property in Bungay is an unlicensed HMO.
Moreover, you may use a Suffolk's Lowestoft Professional Notice Servers service in Beccles, Bungay, or Lowestoft to ensure that your tenants get the notice.
In most cases, the Beccles, Lowestoft, or Bungay tenant doesn't move out even after the notice, then, in Lowestoft, you will have to apply for a Standard Possession Order from a court.
The cost of this in Lowestoft, Suffolk, is around £325.
An Accelerated Possession Order in Suffolk's Lowestoft, can be obtained from court if you are not claiming any unsettled rent in Lowestoft, Beccles, or Bungay, at a cost of £355 which is easy since it does not involve court hearing.
You will need to visit the County Court in Lowestoft, Suffolk and fill a form.
After that your tenants in Beccles, Lowestoft, or Bungay, will be sent a copy of it by the court in Suffolk, and they will have to answer back in fourteen days.
The period can get an extension if the Lowestoft tenant is in a problem.
You're left with one final option if the tenant in Beccles, Lowestoft, or Bungay doesn't leave the home after taking these steps: you can apply for a Warrant for Possession in the Suffolk court.
For £121, the tenant in Bungay, Beccles, or Lowestoft can be evicted by the bailiffs from Denbigh Franks.
It is important to point out that you may want to facilitate the process by asking for a transfer of the warrant from the Suffolk County Court to the High Court, and a Denbigh Franks High Court Enforcement Officer can conduct the eviction.
This is only possible if you are requesting more than £ 600 with court costs in Lowestoft, Suffolk.
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