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I need to serve a section 21 notice but I am unsure

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Hello, I need to serve a section 21 notice but I am unsure whether i can as i forgot to protect my tenant's deposit properly. I do have the money though in my bank account for them. Can I still serve the notice?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you.No.The law says that you can not take ANY step to evict unless the deposit is protected.So you need to protect the deposit NOW and then serve a S.21 notice.Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?Alex
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
what steps? send it off now, and then ask for it back?
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Protect it now yes: https://www.tds.gb.com/Then serve a S.21Does that help?Alex
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