864. Assured shorthold tenancies following certain demoted tenancies in England.

As from 1 April 20121, the following provisions have effect.

In the following circumstances, namely, if2:


    (1)     the statutory provisions relating to demoted assured shorthold tenancies3 apply to an assured shorthold tenancy of a dwelling house4 in England5 ('the demoted tenancy')6;


    (2)     the landlord7 is a private registered provider of social housing8;


    (3)     the demoted tenancy was created by an order9 that was made after 1 April 201210;


    (4)     the assured tenancy that was terminated by that order was an assured shorthold tenancy that, whether or not it was a fixed term tenancy