Tier 5 Lockdown – Moving Home

7th January 2021

Moving home is not prohibited during the Tier 5 lockdown restrictions.

This is what the Government specifically advise about moving house:

Moving home

You can still move home. People outside your household or support bubble should not help with moving house unless absolutely necessary.

Estate and letting agents and removals firms can continue to work. If you are looking to move, you can go to property viewings.

Follow the national guidance on moving home safely, which includes advice on social distancing, letting fresh air in, and wearing a face covering.

Moving home 

People outside your household should not help you with moving house. You should use a removal firm or make the move yourself.

Estate and letting agents, surveyors  and removals firms can continue to work, but you may find that some house viewings are online only.

Follow the national guidance on moving home safely, which includes advice on social distancing and wearing a face covering.

You should bear in mind that your completion date may be affected by Covid if any of the parties to the transaction develop Covid and the move needs to be delayed because of it.

Please give us a call if you are feeling anxious or need further advice. Our number is : 0191 4555361

We have staff working in our office but we are keeping our door shut to control who enters our premises.

If we ask you to come to the office for an appointment or to drop off documents, etc., please knock loudly!