Section 21 eviction


A section 21 notice is the form your landlord must give you to start the process to end your assured shorthold tenancy.

It gives you notice to leave your home, but it’s legal for you to stay in your home after the date it expires.

You can only be sent a section 21 notice to end an assured shorthold tenancy. If you're not sure what kind of tenancy you have, use our tenancy rights checker to find out.


Last updated 15 Oct 2018 | © Shelter

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