Is a tenant liable for eviction fees?

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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?

    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.


      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...


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


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