Mental Health & Housing seminar
Wednesday 28th, February 2018
13:30 - 16:45
Devonshires Solicitors LLP, 30 Finsbury Circus, London, EC2M 7DT

Mental Health & Housing seminar

Mental Health & Housing seminar

Extra consideration must be given when managing a tenancy where the tenant is suffering from mental health issues and/or lacks capacity. This seminar will look at the law and practical implications of managing such tenancies from sign up to termination, including an overview of the safeguards provided by the Equality Act 2010, the effect of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and the use of the Court of Protection.

Topics covered:

  • Issues facing landlords where the tenant has mental health issues and/or lacks capacity
  • The Impact of the Equality Act 2010
  • Mental Capacity – the Law
  • Issues to consider when seeking possession – restrictions on available remedies, the litigation friend and the Court of Protection

How to register your place:

Please email your name and contact details to or call us on 020 7065 1871.

This seminar is a part of our Housing Management Training Programme 2017/18.

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