Repossessions, emergency housing and evictions


  1. Apply for emergency housing from the council

    Help and advice from your local council if you're homeless or about to lose your home

  2. Emergency housing if you're homeless

    Your council may help with emergency housing if you're legally homeless, depending on your eligibility, level of need and if your homelessness is your fault.

  3. Private renting for tenants: evictions

    Landlords need to follow certain procedures when evicting tenants - find out about eviction notices, harassment and illegal evictions, and going to court

  4. Council and housing association evictions

    Eviction of council or housing association tenants: grounds for eviction, notice period, and what a court can decide

  5. Your rights to housing if you're under 18

    If you're under 18, you can't usually rent your own home, but you'll be on the priority list for council housing - your rights and what happens if you want to leave home

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Homelessness: applying All Our Health
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