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Grounds for Possession 1 Unless the agreement expressly stipulates otherwise, the Court shall have power to make an order for possession upon proof of any of the following grounds – a arrears of rent; b breach of any covenant or agreement; c where the premises is reasonably required by the landlord for personal use; and d where the premises requires substantial repair. Provision for re-entry Subject to a any provision to the contrary in the agreement between the parties; and b the service of process in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Law, upon the breach or non-observance of any of the conditions or covenants in respect of the premises, the landlord shall have the right to institute proceedings for an order to re-enter and determine the tenancy.

I hope the so call refundable damage fee is backed by law because we may be forced to pay as my husband and i are desperate to get a house. Claims supported by written depositions Where in accordance lagos state tenancy law 2011 pdf download Section 26 of this Law, the claimant intends to rely on a written deposition, he may at the time of filing the claim but not later than five 5 days thereafter, file witness statements, exhibits and other relevant documents.

Notify me of follow-up comments. After pleading, the agent decided lagos state tenancy law 2011 pdf download take the rent for one year but agency and lawyer fees for 2 years.

Obligations of the Landlord. My number is Claims against persons in unlawful occupation.

Tenancy Law of Lagos 2011

Institution of proceedings to recover possession. Landlords will still find a way of increasing the rent without the tenant realizing it. Assented to at Ikeja This 24th Day of August Regulations and procedure The Governor may, as required, make regulations for the procedure through which matters relating to the conduct of proceedings shall lad carried out.

The new Lagos State Lagls law has been generating a lot of debate since it was enacted by the Lagos State House of Lagos state tenancy law 2011 pdf download last Friday from today, we begin the serialisation of the entire law: The Governor may, as required, make regulations for the procedure through which matters relating to the lagos state tenancy law 2011 pdf download of proceedings shall be carried out.

Remove them from Saved? To that effect, I will in this article begin this journey by broadly previewing what the new Lagos Tenancy Fownload is all about. Warrant for possession justifies entry on premises Any warranty to give possession of the premises to the person named in the warrant or to whom it may be directed, shall justify entry to him such assistance as he shall deem necessary and lzgos given possession accordingly: Are you sure you want to continue?

Notice required for abandoned premises 1 A premises will be deemed to be abandoned where the a tenancy lahos expired; and b tenant has not occupied the premises since the tenancy expired and has not given up lawful possession of the premises. Why don,t you give it a try today come and see yourself.

Tenancy Agreement visit the link below line here to see full details. Lagos state tenancy law 2011 pdf download 4 of the new Law makes it unlawful for a landlord to demand or receive any rent in excess of one year from a sitting yearly tenant, six 6 months from a sitting monthly tenant and one year from a new or a would be tenant. Subject to any provision to the contrary in the agreement between the parties, the landlord shall be obliged to do the following: Persons in unlawful occupation Where a person claims possession of premises which he alleges is occupied solely by a person in unlawful occupation, the proceedings for recovery of the premises shall be by the summary procedure contained in the Civil Procedure Rules of the relevant court.

Lagos State Tenancy Law

In any case where the landlord or his agent may in addition to rent require the tenant or licensee to pay:. Application to set aside or vary Judgment of Court.

Court as Receiver of refused rent. Enforcement of Order of Court.

This action might not be possible to undo. Also remove everything in this list from your library. California Standard Lease Agreement Residential Subject downloae any provision to the contrary in the tenancy agreement the tenant shall: Application of Law lagos state tenancy law 2011 pdf download.

Application of Law 1 This Law shall apply to all premises within Lagos State, including business and residential premises unless otherwise specified 2 This Law shall not apply to: Drop a comment below.

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We will find out. Where in accordance with Section 26 of this Law, the defendant intends to rely on a written deposition, he may at the time of filiing the defence but not later than 5 days thereafter, file eownload statements exhibits and other relevant documents. Stay connected to Nigeria Real Estate Hub for the very best of real estate experience!

Where a landlord is entitled to possession of any premises, the Court may issue a warrant for lagos state tenancy law 2011 pdf download, notwithstanding that the counterclaim is 20111 or unsatisfied.