The Government has recently announced what will happen when the stay of possession proceedings expires on 23 August 2020, with new compulsory steps which will have to be taken if a Claimant wishes to continue with proceedings. These changes have been introduced pursuant to The Civil Procedure (Amendment No. 4) (Coronavirus) Rules 2020, which introduce a new Practice Direction, PD55C.
PD55C will invoke the following key changes:
PD55C is set to expire on 28 March 2021.
If you need any assistance in complying with these new requirements, we would be pleased to assist. Please contact a member of our Property Dispute Resolution Team.
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