The Government introduced The Coronavirus Act to protect residential and business tenants who were unable to pay rent because of Covid-19 financial pressures, but of course, landlords have their own financial obligations and many are struggling to cope with the squeeze on their incomes.

After several extensions, the moratorium on forfeiture for non-payment of rent came to an end in September 2020.

Laura Colebrook of THP Solicitors explains what has changed for landlords and what steps they might wish to consider regarding the collection of rental income due or regaining possession of their properties though the eviction process.