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Demoted tenancies

This content applies to England

How landlords can regain possession of a demoted tenancy, and how tenants may be able to defend a possession claim.

What is a demoted tenancy?

Types of demoted tenancy. 

Effects of demotion

How demotion affects a tenancy. 

Demotion orders

Requirements for granting of demotion orders. 

Ending an LA demoted tenancy

How a local authority/housing action trust demoted tenancy can end. 

Ending a PRPSH demoted tenancy

How a PRPSH demoted tenancy can end. 

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