1090. Demotion because of anti-social behaviour.

The following provisions apply to a secure tenancy1 if the landlord2 is a local housing authority3, a housing action trust4, a private registered provider of social housing5, or a registered social landlord6.

The landlord may apply to the County Court for a demotion order7; and a demotion order has the following effect:


    (1)     the secure tenancy is terminated with effect from the date specified in the order8;


    (2)     if the tenant9 remains in occupation of the dwelling house10 after that date, a demoted tenancy11 is created with effect from that date12;


    (3)     it is a term of the demoted tenancy