1089. Security of tenure; in general.

As from a day to be appointed1, a fixed-term secure tenancy2 of a dwelling house3 in England4 cannot be brought to an end by the landlord5 except by6:

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    (1)     obtaining an order of the court for the possession of the dwelling house7, and obtaining the execution of the order8; or

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    (2)     obtaining9 a demotion order10.

Otherwise, a secure tenancy11 which is either a weekly or other periodic tenancy12, or a tenancy for a term certain13 but subject to termination by the landlord14, cannot be brought to an end by the landlord except as mentioned in heads (a) to (c) below15,