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Welcome to JA.
I am sorry to hear about your situation.
How many weeks/months late and has the landlord handed a repossession notice yet?
Thanks for the information.
Based on the info provided, the landlord can seek repossession of the home as the law states he can serve a repossession notice where rent arrears amounts to 4 months or more.
Therefore this is one you should consider finding an alternative place to stay.
However don't feel pressured into moving out immediately even if you have rent arrears, especially if you have nowhere to move to eviction legal process takes time.
I should also state that you can usually get universal credit if you're on a low income.
Universal credit includes a housing element to help with rent.
You can ask the DWP to pay your housing element direct to your landlord since you owe at least 2 months rent.
I hope i have clarified the position.
Unfortunately, yes he can still proceed with the repossession once he has served his notice.
Try and reach a payment plan with the landlord if you can.
Further please review the link carefully as this will give you a great guide on what to do in such circumstances.
Understanding the possession action process: A guide for private residential tenants in England and Wales - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk).
Thanks and have a good day.
Please contact customer service as i do not deal with payment matter and have no control over it too.