Hi, thank you for your question. Just a bit more information required to fully assist you:
-Are you married to your ex-partner?
-Is the property rented or owned?
-Whose name is ***** ***** / property in?
-Are there any formal agreements/tenancy agreements in place?
Thank you for confirming. Legally, as you are not married and the property is in your partner's sole name and there are no formal agreements, you have no right to occupy the property and you would be considered a lodger. In those circumstances, your partner can remove you from the property upon reasonable notice - there is not firm definition of reasonable notice and this would depend on your circumstances and how soon you would be able to find alternative accommodation - however, it would be assumed that asking you to leave in the morning is unreasonable.
In the circumstances I would suggest that you formally request that you remain until a certain reasonable date in order for you to find alternative accommodation for yourself.
I hope this assists you. If you found this information helpful please provide a positive rating using the stars at the top of this page. I will not be credited for your question without a positive rating. Thank you.
This would be a separate civil claim that you have against her and if she does not settle the debt after formal requests from you, you can pursue an application to the small claims court which can be commenced online here: https://www.gov.uk/make-money-claim-online
Her owing you money would not raise any interest or right to occupy her property.
I hope this assists you further. If you found this information helpful please provide a positive rating using the stars at the top of this page. I will not be credited for your question without a positive rating. Thank you.
A formal agreement, such as a tenancy agreement or a deed of trust entitling you to a share of the property due to your contributions. However, just mere discussions do not raise such an interest.
Thank you - I hope it goes well. If you have any questions in the future you can ask for me directly by starting your question For Harris
I would suggest you follow the procedure outlined previously regarding the money owed to you. Furthermore you should also attend your local authority housing office and present as homeless. Some local authority's provide some financial assistance to homeless people if they find that they do not owe you a duty to accommodate you.
It could still be argued that it is not reasonable notice, but she can change the locks and your only recourse would be to apply to court which will incur further time and cost to yourself and it will unlikely result in a court agreeing you should return to the property .