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Eviction of pre-1989 tenants

If you rent from a private landlord or letting agency and your tenancy started before 2 January 1989, you will probably have a regulated tenancy. Regulated tenants have very strong tenancy rights. Your landlord can only evict you if they have a reason, or 'ground', to do so. This section lists these reasons and explain how the eviction process works. You can check your tenancy type.

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