Council and housing association evictions
If your case goes to court, you might be able to get help on the day from an adviser in the court building.
Eviction means your landlord ends your tenancy and you have to leave your property.
The steps that your council or housing association must take to evict you depends on the type of tenancy you have. But the basic steps are:
You get written notice that the council or housing association plans to evict you.
If you don’t leave or can’t come to an agreement, the council or housing association can apply to the court for a possession order.
The court decides whether you can be evicted.
If you still don’t leave, bailiffs can remove you and your belongings.