Section 21 Notices - Where Are We Now?

Serving A Section 21 Notice

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Course Overview

·     Confused by the Deregulation Act 2015 more than Spencer v Taylor [2013] EWCA Civ 1600; [2014] H.L.R. 9?

·     Tenancy deposits, what difference do they make serving a Section 21 Notice validity?

Disrepair problems? Do you know tenants or are you a tenant that is worried about getting evicted for complaining?

How does the Deregulation Act 2015 protect tenants? What do landlords need to be aware of?

Do you find the HMO regulations confusing?

Does this sound like you or your clients?

To give you a helping hand, this webinar, delivered by Rachel Coyle of The 36 Group, will provide viewers with a whistle stop tour of Section 21 Notice Housing Act 1988 and the Deregulation Act 2015 with reference to retaliatory eviction, HMO licensing and substantive defences.

What are the requirements?

  • Watch the recorded webinar and review the reference notes and optional evaluation form to test your legal knowledge.
  • This course provides 0.5 – 1 CPD points (depending on length of time spent reviewing the supporting documentation).

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of this course you will:
  • • Understand and be able to advise your clients regarding the technical defences that tenants can run and the circumstances in which these defences are appropriate
  • • Have considered the HMO Regulations and be aware of the relevant sections which apply to you and your clients
  • • Feel more confident when dealing with matters involving s.21 notices

What is the target audience?

  • Landlord and tenant practitioners


About Instructor - Rachel Coyle

Rachel is a specialist Civil Barrister at The 36 Group and enjoys a thriving practice in general civil and commercial work.

Rachel has been praised for her tenacity, determination and sound, thorough legal knowledge by clients, judges and opponents. She is committed to providing practical advice in a timely manner and pays attention to detail in complex factual and legal matters. Rachel has been described by clients as courteous, very personable and approachable.

Before coming to the Bar and joining 36 Civil, Rachel worked as a Legal and Finance Associate at Seneca Banking Consultants dealing primarily with claims against banks in the pre-litigation stage that engaged in the sale of Interest Rate Hedging products, Fixed Rate Tailored Business Loans, GRGs, Annuities and Currency Swaps. Rachel handled a case load of over 150 clients including premiership footballers, hoteliers, accountants, private residential and commercial landlords, private student halls of residence companies, private hospitals, farmers, car dealerships and private individuals.

Rachel is also direct access qualified.

Course Curriculum

Recorded Webinars

  • Webinar


  • Notes
    4 Page
  • Evaluation
    1 Page