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Possession orders

This content applies to England

Possession orders.

Court varies or postpones an order

The courts powers to vary, postpone, or suspend an order for possession. 

Court sets aside an order

An application can be made to set aside a possession order by a tenant (or mortgagor or leaseholder or licensee). 

Court discharges an order

The circumstances under which a court can discharge an order for possession order. 

Appeals against possession orders

Right of appeal against a possession order. 

Possession orders for assured tenancies

Orders the court can make in possession proceedings for assured tenancies and the status of the tenant after the order. 

Tenancy status after court order

The status of a tenant after a court order has been made. 

Money judgments

A claim for possession of rented property may include a claim for rent arrears and costs 

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