Birmingham City Council v. Walker – Times Law Reports

Posted May 17th, 2007 in housing, law reports by sally

Survivor was not successor to secure tenancy

Birmingham City Council v. Walker

House of Lords

“Where a joint tenant of council property became by survivorship the sole tenant, before becoming a secure tenant on the introduction of such tenancies in 1980 she was not herself a successor within the meaning of the Housing Act 1985 so as to debar further succession.”

The Times, 17th May 2007


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