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Landlord notices to leave

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Legal requirements that must be satisfied for a notice to be valid when served in relation to ending a tenancy or licence.

Landlord notice to quit

Landlord's notice to quit requirements for ending certain tenancies and licences before court action can begin. 

Section 21 notices

Section 21 notice requirements for a landlord to end an assured shorthold tenancy (AST) before court action can begin. 

Restrictions on section 21

Situations where a landlord cannot use the section 21 procedure to regain possession of an assured shorthold tenancy (AST). 

Assured tenancies

Requirements for a landlord's notice of seeking possession (NSP) to end an assured tenancy before court action can begin. 

Secure tenancies

Requirements for a landlord's notice of seeking possession (NSP) to end a secure tenancy before court action can begin. 

Flexible tenancies

Landlord's notice requirements for ending a flexible tenancy before court action can begin. 

Introductory tenancies

Landlord's notice requirements for ending an introductory tenancy before court action can begin. 

Regulated tenancies

Landlord's notice requirements for ending a regulated tenancy before court action can begin. 

Occupiers with basic protection

Landlord's notice requirements to occupiers with basic protection before court action can begin. 

Excluded occupiers

Notice requirements for ending excluded tenancies and licences before court action can begin. 

Demoted tenancies

Landlord's notice requirements for ending a demoted tenancy before court action can begin. 

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