These Regulations introduce a new prescribed form for a notice under section 21(1) or (4) of the Housing Act 1988 informing a tenant that the landlord intends to seek recovery of possession of a property let on an assured shorthold tenancy (“a section 21 notice”) and new restrictions on the use of the “no fault” eviction procedure for assured shorthold tenancies where a landlord has not complied with certain obligations. Regulation 2 prescribes certain requirements for the purposes of section 21A of the Act (compliance with prescribed legal requirements regarding an energy performance certificate). Regulation 4 amends the Assured Tenancies and Agricultural Occupancies (Forms) (England) Regulations 2015 to introduce a new prescribed form for a notice under paragraph (1) or (4) of section 21 of the Act informing a tenant that the landlord intends to seek recovery of possession of a dwelling-house let on an assured shorthold tenancy.
Amends: Assured Tenancies and Agricultural Occupancies (Forms) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 194 of 1997). (1997-01-29)
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