Possession Claim Online: Recover Property

You can take court action to repossess a property if you are owed money for rent or a mortgage, and the tenant or mortgage holder won’t pay. 

You will have to pay a fee using a debit or credit card or Direct Debit. 

Visit the Possession Claim website 

You can use this service if: 

  • you are over 18 
  • you own a property in England or Wales 

You can only use this service if you are owed money in rent or mortgage payments for a residential property. 

Contact the Possession Claim Online help desk if you need help or advice. 

Possession Claim Online Help Desk  


Telephone: 0300 123 1057, Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5pm 

You can also Apply by Post 

You will need to download and fill in a claim form and return it to your local county court