1, F26Words in Sch. The tenancy is a fixed term tenancy for a term not exceeding twelve months and—. 3), F5Words in Sch. 6 by, the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy, lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item, confers power and blanket amendment details, links to related legislation and further information resources. 2 para. III (paras. An assured tenancy which became an assured tenancy on ceasing to be a secure tenancy. For the purposes of this ground, at a time when the landlord is or was the Secretary of State, employment by a health service body, as defined in section 60(7) of the National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990. shall be regarded as employment by the Secretary of State. [F19The tenant or a person residing in or visiting the dwelling-house—. Indicates the geographical area that this provision applies to. Section 21 of the housing Act 1988 provides a Landlord with a legal right to obtain possession of his property from the Tenant at the end of the Tenancy. 2 Pt. 2004/1502, art. "This agreement creates an assured shorthold tenancy within Part I Chapter II of the Housing Act 1988. 5 para. (2) If an assured tenancy which is a fixed term tenancy comes to an end (b)the final determination of the appeal results in the conviction, finding or order being overturned. 8 para. 6, Sch. 2005/ 3175, {art. 2 (subject to savings in Sch. , or a fixed term tenancy of a dwelling-house in England, This ground does not apply to a fixed term tenancy that is a lease of a dwelling-house—, granted on payment of a premium calculated by reference to a percentage of the value of the dwelling-house or of the cost of providing it, or. 1997/225, art. All of the usual rules around forfeiture (and indeed relief from forfeiture) do not apply. 2 Pt. the tenant, or a person residing in or visiting the dwelling-house, has been convicted of an offence under—, section 80(4) of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 (breach of abatement notice in relation to statutory nuisance), or, section 82(8) of that Act (breach of court order to abate statutory nuisance. The first date in the timeline will usually be the earliest date when the provision came into force. See how this legislation has or could change over time. 7; S.I. (b)is served before the assured tenancy is entered into, (c)is served by the person who is to be the tenant under the assured tenancy on the person who is to be the landlord under that tenancy (or, in the case of joint landlords, on at least one of the persons who are to be joint landlords), and. This means that when the Term expires the Landlord can recover possession as set out in section 21 of that Act unless the Landlord gives the Tenant a notice under paragraph 2 of Schedule 2A to that Act stating that the tenancy is no longer an assured shorthold tenancy " Ctrl + Alt + T to open/close. 108, F6Words in Sch. SCHEDULE 3 –M HOUSING ACT 1988 - Grounds for Possession Page 2 of 10 (a) not later than the beginning of the tenancy the landlord gave notice in writing to the tenant that possession might be recovered on this ground; and (b) at some time within the period of twelve months ending with the beginning of the tenancy, the Any reference in Grounds I to 5 in Part I of this Schedule or in the following provisions of this Part to the landlord giving a notice in writing to the tenant is, in the case of joint landlords, a reference to at least one of the joint landlords giving such a notice. 7; S.I. 2 para. 2 Ground 14A substituted (5.12.2005) by Civil Partnership Act 2004 (c. 33), ss. 15(3), 93; S.I. a breach that occurred in, or in the locality of, the dwelling-house, or, a breach that occurred elsewhere of a provision intended to prevent—, behaviour that causes or is likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress to a person with a right (of whatever description) to reside in, or occupy housing accommodation in the locality of, the dwelling-house, or. in the case of which the agricultural worker condition is, by virtue of any provision of Schedule 3 to this Act, for the time being fulfilled with respect to the dwelling-house subject to the tenancy, and. 6 by, the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy, lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item, confers power and blanket amendment details, links to related legislation and further information resources. 2A para. F1Words in Sch. Use the ‘more’ link to open the changes and effects relevant to the provision you are viewing. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include: Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including: All content is available under the Open Government Licence v3.0 except where otherwise stated. F65E+WAn assured tenancy which became an assured tenancy on ceasing to be a secure tenancy. Share. 3 para. 2 (subject to savings in Sch. The notice referred to in sub-paragraph (1)(c) above is one which—, is served by the person who is to be the tenant under the assured tenancy on the person who is to be the landlord under that tenancy (or, in the case of joint landlords, on at least one of the persons who are to be joint landlords), and. Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. 2A para. 2 Pt. Sch. 81, 263, Sch. 21, 33, 42, 58, 75, 93); S.I. 2E+WWhere no such certificate as is mentioned in paragraph I above is produced to the court, accommodation shall be deemed to be suitable for the purposes of Ground 9 above if it consists of either—, (a)premises which are to be let as a separate dwelling such that they will then be let on an assured tenancy, other than—, (i)a tenancy in respect of which notice is given not later than the beginning of the tenancy that possession might be recovered on any of Grounds 1 to 5 above, or, (ii)an assured shorthold tenancy, within the meaning of Chapter II of Part I of this Act, or. 1997/225, art. II (Grounds 9–15) applied with modifications by Local Government and Housing Act 1989 (c. 42, SIF 75:1), s. 186, Sch. Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. 6, Sch. 6(b) (with arts. 10E+WWhere paragraph 8(1) above has effect in relation to a notice given as mentioned in Ground 3 or Ground 4 in Part I of this Schedule, any second or subsequent tenancy in relation to which the notice has effect shall be treated for the purpose of that ground as beginning at the beginning of the tenancy in respect of which the notice was actually given. The Housing Act 1988 as amended by the Housing Act 1996 lays down certain circumstances (grounds) under which a landlord may successfully apply to court for possession. 2(d) (with art. 2(d) (with art. non-profit registered provider of social housing. the breach occurred in, or in the locality of, the dwelling-house, or, the breach occurred elsewhere and the provision breached was a provision intended to prevent—, conduct that is capable of causing nuisance or annoyance to a person with a right (of whatever description) to reside in, or occupy housing accommodation in the locality of, the dwelling-house, or. 2 Pt. conduct that is capable of causing nuisance or annoyance to the landlord of the dwelling-house, or a person employed (whether or not by the landlord) in connection with the exercise of the landlord's housing management functions, and that is directly or indirectly related to or affects those functions. I Ground 6 inserted by Local Government and Housing Act 1989 (c. 42, SIF 75:1), s. 194, Sch. paras. I Ground 7A inserted (20.10.2014 for E., 21.10.2014 for W.) by, the tenant, or a person residing in or visiting the dwelling-house, has been convicted of a serious offence, and. 1E+WFor the purposes of Ground 9 above, a certificate of the local housing authority for the district in which the dwelling-house in question is situated, certifying that the authority will provide suitable alternative accommodation for the tenant by a date specified in the certificate, shall be conclusive evidence that suitable alternative accommodation will be available for him by that date. F9Sch. 2 Pt. 1, Sch. Changes to legislation: Housing Act 1988, SCHEDULE 2 is up to date with all changes known to be in force on or before 25 November 2020. An assured tenancy falls within this sub-paragraph if—. An assured tenancy arising by virtue of section 39 above, other than one to which subsection (7) of that section applies. You 6(b) (with arts. 5, 21, 22. Ground 14, Schedule 2 Housing Act 1988, s. 8(4) Housing Act 1988, reg 2(c) The Coronavirus Act 2020 (Residential Tenancies: Protection from Eviction) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2020 SI 2020/914. Ctrl + Alt + T to open/close. long time to run. 6(2), 42(3), Sch. View on Westlaw or start a FREE TRIAL today, Paragraph 8, Schedule 1, Housing Act 1988, PrimarySources Practical Law coverage of this primary source reference and links to the underlying primary source materials. The Schedules you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. (3)Sub-paragraph (1) above does not apply in relation to a later tenancy if, not later than the beginning of the tenancy, the landlord gave notice in writing to the tenant that the tenancy is not one in respect of which possession can be recovered on the ground in question. jeffrey. Turning this feature on will show extra navigation options to go to these specific points in time. states that the assured tenancy to which it relates is not to be an assured shorthold tenancy. one of the grounds in Schedule 2 to the Housing Act 1988. which does not fall within sub-paragraph (2) or (4) below. 6 inserted (28.2.1997) by 1996 c. 52, s. 96(2), Sch. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area. ground 2 of schedule 2 of the Housing Act 1988 25-11-2014, 10:29 AM Dear Forum, My mother is trying to obtain a mortgage but they are currently asking for the above to be within the tenancy agreement. 3), F31Words in Sch. under which the lessee (or the lessee's personal representatives) will or may be entitled to a sum calculated by reference, directly or indirectly, to the value of the dwelling-house. offence committed in, or in the locality of, the dwelling-house. An assured tenancy is a legal category of residential tenancy to an individual (or individuals jointly) in English land law.Statute affords a tenant under an assured tenancy a degree of security of tenure. F1Sch. 2 Pt. (a)has been guilty of conduct causing or likely to cause a nuisance or annoyance to a person residing, visiting or otherwise engaging in a lawful activity in the locality, [F20(aa)has been guilty of conduct causing or likely to cause a nuisance or annoyance to the landlord of the dwelling-house, or a person employed (whether or not by the landlord) in connection with the exercise of the landlord's housing management functions, and that is directly or indirectly related to or affects those functions,] or, (i)using the dwelling-house or allowing it to be used for immoral or illegal purposes, or, (ii)an [F21indictable] offence committed in, or in the locality of, the dwelling-house. 2 Pt. 2011/1396), art. Links to this primary source; Content referring to this primary source; Practical Law coverage of this primary source reference and links to the underlying primary source materials. a person acting at the tenant’s instigation. 2010/866), art. 37(1), (2)(d). Contained in the same Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 is a further ground which commenced in England on 20 October 2014 and in […] F43E+WAn assured tenancy which contains a provision to the effect that the tenancy is not an assured shorthold tenancy. 18(13)(c), F9Words in Sch. The Housing Act 1988 is an Act of Parliament in the United Kingdom.It governs the law between landlords and tenants.The Act introduced the concepts of assured tenancy and assured shorthold tenancy. If, not later than the beginning of a tenancy (in this paragraph referred to as “, Subject to sub-paragraph (3) below, sub-paragraph (1) above applies to a later tenancy—, which takes effect immediately on the coming to an end of the earlier tenancy; and, which is granted (or deemed to be granted) to the person who was the tenant under the earlier tenancy immediately before it came to an end; and. There are changes that may be brought into force at a future date. (b)(ii) substituted (1.1.2006) by. The grounds that can be used are set out in Schedule 2 of the Housing Act 1988 (though ground 14A can only be used by social landlords). 2 Pt. 2 para. Parent Clauses. 74(3)(b) (with art. (4)An assured tenancy falls within this sub-paragraph if it comes into being by virtue of section 5 above on the coming to an end of a tenancy falling within sub-paragraph (2) above. which is of substantially the same dwelling-house as the earlier tenancy. Level 5 on the standard scale. (c)either notice was given as mentioned in Ground 1 above or the court is satisfied that it is just and equitable to dispense with the requirement of notice; and for the purposes of this ground “mortgage” includes a charge and “mortgagee” shall be construed accordingly. I Ground 8 para. 1 (with art. They are divided into eight mandatory and 10 discretionary grounds. 1997/225, art. and, in the opinion of the court, the accommodation fulfils the relevant conditions as defined in paragraph 3 below. II Ground 16 applied with modifications by, Sch. 2 Pt. 2019/1458), National Health and Community Care Act 1990 (c. 19, SIF 113:2), National Health Service Reform and Health Care Professions Act 2002 (c. 17), specified provision(s) savings for amendments by 2018 anaw 1, s. 6, Sch. Condition 2 is that the person or persons named in the notice—, (a)fall within paragraph (a) or (b) of condition 1, and. Changes and effects are recorded by our editorial team in lists which can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area. I Ground 7 inserted (1.4.2012) by Localism Act 2011 (c. 20), ss. The Housing Act 1988 as amended by the Housing Act 1996 lays down certain circumstances (grounds) under which a landlord may successfully apply to court for possession. 2011/1396), art. 12(3)(a), F27Words in Sch. II Ground 17 and cross-heading inserted (28.2.1997) by 1996 c. 52, s. 102; S.I. II Ground 16: words inserted (10.10.2002 for W. and otherwise prosp.) Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. (d)if rent is payable yearly, at least three months’ rent is more than three months in arrears; and for the purpose of this ground “rent” means rent lawfully due from the tenant. (i)was committed (wholly or partly) in, or in the locality of, the dwelling-house, (ii)was committed elsewhere against a person with a right (of whatever description) to reside in, or occupy housing accommodation in the locality of, the dwelling-house, or. Ctrl + Alt + T to open/close. 1997/225, art. “relevant proceedings” means proceedings for contempt of court or proceedings under Schedule 2 to the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014; “serious offence” means an offence which—. Pt. 2 (with Sch. The condition of any furniture provided for use under the tenancy has, in the opinion of the court, deteriorated owing to ill-treatment by the tenant or any other person residing in the dwelling-house and, in the case of ill-treatment by a person lodging with the tenant or by a sub-tenant of his, the tenant has not taken such steps as he ought reasonably to have taken for the removal of the lodger or sub-tenant. No changes have been applied to the text. If a long lease is an assured shorthold tenancy, then section 7(6) Housing Act 1988 applies, which rules out the landlord gaining possession on any other basis than the grounds for possession in Schedule 2 Housing Act 1988. Sch. 10. (b)the person by whom it is granted or, as the case may be, at least one of the persons by whom it is granted was, immediately before it is granted, a landlord or licensor under the assured agricultural occupancy referred to in paragraph (a) above. [13th July, 1988]. Whether or not any rent is in arrears on the date on which proceedings for possession are begun, the tenant has persistently delayed paying rent which has become lawfully due. 18(13)(a), F4Words in Sch. I Ground 6 substituted (1.10.1996) by, Words in Sch. 3 (subject to savings in Sch. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run. 2011/1396), Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 (c. 12), Serious Organised Crime and Police Act 2005 (c. 15), The Civil Partnership (Opposite-sex Couples) Regulations 2019 (S.I. 2010/866), Local Government and Housing Act 1989 (c. 42, SIF 75:1), The Charities (Pre-consolidation Amendments) Order 2011 (S.I. Act you have selected contains over F108E+WAn assured tenancy which comes into being by virtue of section 5 above on the coming to an end of an assured tenancy which is not a shorthold tenancy. 2 (subject to savings in Sch.). 18(13)(b), F8Words in Sch. I Ground 6 repealed (1.10.1996) by 1996 c. 52, s. 227, Sch. 5A and cross-heading inserted (30.6.2004 for E. and 30.4.2005 for W.) by Anti-Social Behaviour Act 2003 (c. 38), ss. It also facilitated the transfer of council housing to not-for-profit housing associations, which was then carried out partly through the system of Large Scale Voluntary Transfer. For the purposes of this ground a person (“P”) is disqualified as a result of their immigration status from occupying the dwelling-house under the tenancy if—. ), F20Sch. 8 para. 2 Pt. (iii)was committed elsewhere against the landlord of the dwelling-house, or a person employed (whether or not by the landlord) in connection with the exercise of the landlord's housing management functions, and directly or indirectly related to or affected those functions. I Ground 7A inserted (20.10.2014 for E., 21.10.2014 for W.) by Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 (c. 12), ss. The dates will coincide with the earliest date on which the change (e.g an insertion, a repeal or a substitution) that was applied came into force. was committed on or after the day on which this ground comes into force, is specified, or falls within a description specified, in Schedule 2A to the Housing Act 1985 at the time the offence was committed and at the time the court is considering the matter, and, is not an offence that is triable only summarily by virtue of section 22 of the Magistrates' Courts Act 1980 (either-way offences where value involved is small). shall be conclusive evidence of the facts so stated. [F32For the purposes of this ground, at a time when the landlord is or was the Secretary of State, employment by a health service body, as defined in section 60(7) of the National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990, [F33or by a Local Health Board,] shall be regarded as employment by the Secretary of State. By agreement, or provided the Secretary of State or the Welsh Parliament consents, compulsorily (Schedule 10 to the Housing Act 1988) contains extensive provisions on the powers of housing … 2 Pt. S19A basically acts to make the AST the default tenancy under the Act while Schedule 2A 2 para. has been guilty of conduct causing or likely to cause a nuisance or annoyance to the landlord of the dwelling-house, or a person employed (whether or not by the landlord) in connection with the exercise of the landlord's housing management functions, and that is directly or indirectly related to or affects those functions, using the dwelling-house or allowing it to be used for immoral or illegal purposes, or. 2(a)(iv); S.I. Schedule 2, Housing Act 1985 Practical Law Primary Source 7-510-7610 (Approx. 162(5)(b)(i), 240(2), Sch. EXCERPT FROM SCHEDULE 2, HOUSING ACT 1988 (as amended) GROUNDS FOR POSSESSION OF DWELLING-HOUSES LET ON ASSURED TENANCIES PART I … 2 Ground 14 para. 2019/1458), reg. 2 Pt. 7; S.I. ], F35Sch. For the purposes of this ground “registered social landlord” and “member of the family” have the same meaning as in Part I of the M4 Housing Act 1996 and “ charitable housing trust ” means a housing trust, within the meaning of the M5 Housing Associations Act 1985, which is a charity F31.... ], F24Sch. 2010/866), art. I Ground 6: definition of “registered social landlord” substituted (1.10.1996) for the definition of “registered housing association” by S.I. View on Westlaw or start a FREE TRIAL today, Schedule 2 GROUNDS FOR POSSESSION OF DWELLING-HOUSES LET ON ASSURED TENANCIES, International - Statutes What's on Practical Law? ], F16Sch. 1997/225, art. View on Westlaw or start a FREE TRIAL today, Schedule 1, Housing Act 1988, PrimarySources Practical Law coverage of this primary source reference and links to the underlying primary source materials. Where there is more than one ground for possession, all the applicable grounds should be included on the Section 8 Notice . I Ground 6 inserted (1.4.2010) by, Words in Sch. 2 omitted (2.12.2019) by virtue of The Civil Partnership (Opposite-sex Couples) Regulations 2019 (S.I. (d)states that the assured tenancy to which it relates is to be a shorthold tenancy. 5, 21, 22. except where subsection (1)(b) of section 8 of this Act applies, was in arrears at the date of the service of the notice under that section relating to those proceedings. 2 omitted (Ground 14A) (14.3.2012 immediately before the Charities Act 2011 (c. 25) comes into force) by virtue of The Charities (Pre-consolidation Amendments) Order 2011 (S.I. ], F32Words added by National Health and Community Care Act 1990 (c. 19, SIF 113:2), s. 60(2), Sch. Any document purporting to be a certificate of a local housing authority named therein issued for the purposes of this Part of this Schedule and to be signed by the proper officer of that authority shall be received in evidence and, unless the contrary is shown, shall be deemed to be such a certificate without further proof. 2 Pt. “ensurethat notice has been given to the tenant(s), that possession of the Propertymay be recovered under Ground 2 in Schedule 2 in the Housing Act 1988” For more information see the EUR-Lex public statement on re-use. (ii)behaviour that causes or is likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress to the landlord of the dwelling-house, or a person employed (whether or not by the landlord) in connection with the exercise of the landlord's housing management functions, and that is directly or indirectly related to or affects those functions. 3 para. 2A para. (c)which is of substantially the same dwelling-house as the earlier tenancy. ), F32(1)An assured tenancy in respect of which a notice is served as mentioned in sub-paragraph (2) below.E+W. 2A para. The guide covers: 1. the voluntary sale of housing estates by housing authorities and other local authorities, including county, county borough, district or London borough councils, the Common Council of the City of London or the Council of the Isles of Scilly, the Broads Authority, a joint authority establish… Housing Act 1988, SCHEDULE 2 is up to date with all changes known to be in force on or before 12 November 2020. 6, Sch. 5(1), Sch. (b)the amount of the rent charged by the authority for dwelling-houses affording accommodation of that extent. 1 page) Ask a question Schedule 2A, Housing Act 1988 Toggle Table of Contents Table of Contents. 2 Pt. III (paras. Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once. ), F7Sch. [F14This ground does not apply to a fixed term tenancy that is a lease of a dwelling-house—, (a)granted on payment of a premium calculated by reference to a percentage of the value of the dwelling-house or of the cost of providing it, or, (b)under which the lessee (or the lessee's personal representatives) will or may be entitled to a sum calculated by reference, directly or indirectly, to the value of the dwelling-house. The mandatory grounds for possession relating to assured tenants can be found in schedule 2 of the Housing Act 1988. 2 (subject to savings in Sch. F54E+WAn assured tenancy arising by virtue of section 39 above, other than one to which subsection (7) of that section applies. 2 Pt. 4E+WAccommodation shall not be deemed to be suitable to the needs of the tenant and his family if the result of their occupation of the accommodation would be that it would be an overcrowded dwelling-house for the purposes of Part X of M6 the Housing Act 1985. 200 provisions and might take some time to download. 2 Ground 14A inserted (5.12.2005) by Civil Partnership Act 2004 (c. 33), ss. 2 Ground 6 applied with modifications by. 2 Ground 6 applied with modifications by Local Government and Housing Act 1989 (c. 42, SIF 75:1), s. 186, Sch. that if any furniture was provided for use under the assured tenancy in question, furniture is provided for use in the accommodation which is either similar to that so provided or is reasonably suitable to the needs of the tenant and his family. Its the Housing Act 1988 you are after and from memory the grounds for possession are in schedule 2. Im finding different wording for grounds 8 10 and 11 depending on the source of the housing act, however im sure this is correct: … Return to the latest available version by using the controls above in the What Version box. 2 (with Sch. states that the assured tenancy to which it relates is to be a shorthold tenancy. 3), F3Words in Sch. (b)at some time within the period of twelve months ending with the beginning of the tenancy, the dwelling-house was occupied under a right to occupy it for a holiday. The notice referred to in sub-paragraph (1) above is one which—. 2 Pt. 2 Pt. (b) On indictment. 162(5)(a), 240(2); S.I. access to the dwelling-house has been prohibited (under the closure order or under a closure notice issued under section 76 of that Act) for a continuous period of more than 48 hours. 2 (subject to savings in Sch.). 1 inserted (28.2.1997) by 1996 c. 52, s. 96(2), Sch. 8 para. 9 11 14 15 17), F14Words in Sch. 3, Sch. • Do not use this form if possession is sought on the "shorthold" ground under section 21 of the Housing Act 1988 from an assured shorthold tenant where the fixed term has come to section 109(2) and (3)). Preston Comment. 2 Pt. 2014/949, art. 2012/628, art. (b)the nuisance concerned was noise emitted from the dwelling-house which was a statutory nuisance for the purposes of Part 3 of that Act by virtue of section 79(1)(g) of that Act (noise emitted from premises so as to be prejudicial to health or a nuisance). 11 para. 2 (subject to savings in Sch.). 2A para. 9 11 14 15 17), F12Word in Sch. I Ground 6 repealed (1.10.1996) by, Sch. 2 omitted (Ground 14A) (14.3.2012 immediately before the Charities Act 2011 (c. 25) comes into force) by virtue of. Ctrl + Alt + T to open/close. Our Rights Toend Your Tenancy Section 10 Our Rights to End Your Tenancy; Sub-Clauses. Social landlords should follow the Pre-action Protocol for Possession Cases by Social Landlords before pursuing possession proceedings As a result of the Housing Act 1988, the rules regarding succession became similar to those under the Rent Act, whereby only a spouse can inherit rental rights. 2012/628, art. 2 Pt. ), F24 The dwelling-house was occupied (whether alone or with others) by [F25 a married couple, a couple who are civil partners of each other]F26... [F27 or a couple living together as if they were [F28a married couple or] civil partners ] and—. There are changes that may be brought into force at a future date. Where no such certificate as is mentioned in paragraph I above is produced to the court, accommodation shall be deemed to be suitable for the purposes of Ground 9 above if it consists of either—, premises which are to be let as a separate dwelling such that they will then be let on an assured tenancy, other than—, a tenancy in respect of which notice is given not later than the beginning of the tenancy that possession might be recovered on any of Grounds 1 to 5 above, or, an assured shorthold tenancy, within the meaning of Chapter II of Part I of this Act, or. 2014/2590, art. 2 Ground 14A(b) inserted (1.4.2010) by, Words in Sch. I Ground 6 substituted (1.10.1996) by S.I. 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