Type Speaker CPD Hours Level
6 IntermediateInformation
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SRA Competency B


This practical live broadcast, split over two sessions, will consider the key components of both discretionary and mandatory claims for possession of residential property.

In doing so, it will also explore, amongst other things, common defences relied upon by tenants including those under the provisions of the Equality Act 2010.

What You Will Learn

This live and interactive session will cover the following:

  • Discretionary Possession Proceedings:
    • The section 8 Notice
    • Issuing proceedings based upon discretionary grounds for possession (focussing on anti-social behaviour)
    • The standard possession procedure
    • Reasonableness and Equality Act defences
    • Applications to suspend
  • Mandatory Possession Proceedings
    • Issuing proceedings against trespassers and other unlawful occupiers
    • The section 21 Notice (focussing on the prescribed requirements and tenancy deposit issues)
    • The accelerated possession procedure
    • Defences including public law and human rights defences

Recording of live sessions: Soon after the Learn Live session has taken place you will be able to go back and access the recording - should you wish to revisit the material discussed.

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Learn Live | 17.02.2021

Online | 1:30pm - 4:30pm

Residential Possession Proceedings - Live at Your Desk

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17 2021
18 2021
Session 1 
1:30pm - 4:30pm

Session 2 
1:30pm - 4:30pm

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Discounts are available for multiple places. If you have 5 or more people interested in participating in this virtual learning session please email us at information@mblseminars.com for more information.

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