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April 2020

Rent arrears

Both at the date of the service of this notice under Section 8 of the Housing Act and to the date of the hearing;

  • (a) rent is payable weekly or fortnightly and at least 8 weeks’ rent is unpaid; or
  • (b) rent is payable monthly and at least 2 months’ rent is unpaid; or
  • (c) rent is payable quarterly and at least one quarter’s rent is more than 3 months in arrears and
  • (d) if rent is payable yearly, at least three months’ rent is more than three months in arrears and for the purpose of this ground “rent” means rent lawfully due from the tenant