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    Possession order query

    If a Tenant is completing a defence form against the posesssion order does the tenant send that to the landlord or do they submit that to the court and the court copy to landlord?

    Ty in advance.

    Send everything to the court and they will copy people as necessary.
    When I post, I am expressing an opinion - feel free to disagree, I have been wrong before.
    Please don't act on my suggestions without checking with a grown-up (ideally some kind of expert).


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