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Posted 24 November 2016

New Notice of Seeking Possession Form for use from 1 December 2016

The Government has updated the Section 8/Notice of Seeking Possession form.

The reason for the update is the introduction of mandatory possession ground 7B which concerns evictions due to immigration status (see section 41 of the Immigration Act 2016 for further details)

The form must be used for in place of the old form from 1 December 2016. The new form can be found here


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