Decision Maker: Officer Decision
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
On 3 December 2014, a Neighbourhood Team Manager (sitting as a Review Officer at an Introductory Tenancy Review hearing) overturned the decision of a Housing Court Officer to take possession proceedings to recover possession of a property in Ipswich.
1) Uphold the Housing Court Officer’s decision to take possession proceedings; or
2) Overturn the Housing Court Officer’s decision to take possession proceedings
Reason for decision
Upon reviewing the tenant’s alleged breaches of tenancy and the tenant’s circumstances it was not considered appropriate or proportionate to take possession proceedings in this case.
Publication date: 16/12/2014
Date of decision: 03/12/2014