Yes – The stay on possession proceedings ended on September 20th. Proceedings involving excessive rent arrears and anti-social behaviour are being prioritised (See advice below on Bailiff Evictions)
In England, notice under Sections 21 and S8 of the Housing Act has been extended to 6 months until March 31st 2021. A number of exceptions apply, including reducing the notice period to 4 weeks under Section 8 where a tenant is more than 6 months in arrears. Please ask your local branch for further information.
Notice periods in Wales remain at 6 months.
Bailiff Evictions - England
There is a ban on evictions until March 31st 2021 in all but the most extreme of circumstances. These include where 9 months of rent arrears accrued before March 23rd 2020. Arrears accrued after March 23rd 2020 whilst still payable are disregarded in respect of the 9-month threshold.
Bailiff Evictions - Wales
A temporary ban on evictions is in place until March 31st 2021 at the earliest.