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    Is a tenant liable for eviction fees?

    I’m evicting my tenant for rent arrears. I’ve served S8and S21. Everything is in order from my side. They’ve not moved out. I want to proceed with the eviction. Are they liable for the eviction fees?

    #2
    Of course. Good luck getting them though.
    To save them chiming in, JPKeates, Theartfullodger, Boletus, Mindthegap, Macromia, Holy Cow & Ted.E.Bear think the opposite of me on almost every subject.

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      #3
      Until it gets to court (no offence) we won't know if everything actually is in order.

      Losing with s8 can mean landlord pays tenant's legal fees.
      I am legally unqualified: If you need to rely on advice check it with a suitable authority - eg a solicitor specialising in landlord/tenant law...

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        #4
        Yes, T's liable for all costs and damages. Make sure you follow through with CCJ on them.

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