The Coronavirus pandemic has presented families with unprecedented challenges. With all of the current news, it’s no surprise that there is considerable stress and worry about health, jobs and money. Add in self-isolation and social distancing and its understandable that people are finding this a very challenging time.
On 27 March 2020, the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) issued Civil Procedure Practice Direction 51Z which suspended all housing possession actions with immediate effect for an initial period of 90 days. This period can be extended where necessary.