Information for tenants and landlords affected by coronavirus

If you're a tenant or landlord and have been affected by coronavirus, you can find information and support on our coronavirus webpages.

Information for landlords

4. Harassment and illegal eviction of tenants

You may be committing an offence if you harass and/or illegally evict your tenants. If you wish to take back possession of a property, which is currently tenanted, you must follow a legal process to evict your tenant. You may also need to get legal advice.

More information about harassment and eviction of tenants can be found on the Shelter website.

If you're looking to take back possession of a property which is currently rented, you can find information about evicting tenants on the GOV.UK website.