Obviously, even if the notice is defective, you are only delaying the inevitable.
How old are your 3 children?
Incidentally, the new prescribed form 6a must be used for all tenancies after 1 October 2015.
However it can also be used optionally for tenancies created before that date.
If you look at the bottom of the first page, it explains:
Hence, what you have been told is not correct.
if your children are under 18 years of age, they are dependent and as you are not being made homeless through any fault of your own, the local authority under a duty to find a home for you and your children .
However the local authority will not do that until there is an eviction notice. Basically, they avoid doing anything as long as possible. You need to bring the legal proceedings to the attention of the local authority and asked them what proposals they’re going to make provide a home for you and the children as you are being made homeless through no fault of your own.
Can I clarify anything for you?
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