Postpone possession up to 6 weeks

If a tenant wishes to postpone the date for possession, they may ask the court for up to six weeks if exceptional hardship would be caused under section 89 Housing Act 1980. In addition, the court may not hold a hearing to determine exceptional hardship at any time on...
Set aside Possession Order

Set aside Possession Order

An order for possession may be set aside by the court if one party fails to attend a trial. [CPR 39.3] Note: The word “trial” is important. The below rules do not apply to the initial possession hearing as normally only a few minutes are allowed. Therefore...
Set aside Possession Order

Set aside Possession Order

An order for possession may be set aside by the court if one party fails to attend a trial. [CPR 39.3] Note: The word “trial” is important. The below rules do not apply to the initial possession hearing as normally only a few minutes are allowed. Therefore...