Introductory tenancies require a notice under s.128 Housing Act 1996 to be served before possession proceedings. That notice
shall inform the tenant of his right to request a review of the landlord’s decision to seek an order for possession and of the time within which such a request must be made. [s.128(6)]
But in what form should that information be given? Does that affect the validity of the s.128 notice?
Some, but tantalisingly not all, of the issues are considered in a High Court appeal in
Wolverhampton City Council v Helen Shuttleworth. High Court Birmingham District Registry 27 November 2012 [not reported elsewhere. We have a transcript of judgment]… Read the full post