19 Nov 2018

Last week on the 13th November 2018 a publication called "A qualitative research investigation of the factors influencing the progress, timescales and outcomes of housing cases in county courts" was published. It is a research study that was undertaken in order to understand tenants’ and landlords’ experience of the county courts and First Tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) and to identify...

15 Nov 2018

If a tenant is failing to pay over their rent element of Universal Credit, fill in the UC47 form through the online service to request payment of rent from a tenant’s Universal Credit. You'll be given the form to download and the email address to send it to or if you wish to post a form instead you will be given the secure version to download and post. https://directpayment.universal-...

16 Oct 2018

On 17th August 2018 there was a new version of claim form used for the accelerated procedure issued. The only change is the addition of a box at the bottom of page 7 making reference to the courts use of personal information and a website address. It has been brought to our attention that Bow County Court have been returning claims stating that it must contain the new version of the form...