Northern Ireland eviction protections extended until end of September – Inside Housing

The Northern Ireland Executive has announced it is extending the legislation put in place to protect private renters from eviction until 30 September.

Communities minister Deirdre Hargey (picture: Northern Ireland Executive)

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The Northern Ireland Executive has announced it is extending the legislation put in place to protect private renters from eviction until 30 September #UKhousing

Communities minister Deirdre Hargey announced an extension to the Private Tenancies (Coronavirus Modifications) Act, which requires landlords to give tenants 12 weeks’ notice before seeking a court order.

Mr Hargey said: “I am committed to protecting people from eviction during this difficult time. My focus in all I do is to support those in most need. I introduced this legislation to do just that and to support the wider

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