Is the pre-action protocol working?

Meanwhile, the Ministry of Justice has released its fourth quarter statistics on mortgage and landlord possession actions. It found that mortgage possession claims were 29 per cent lower year-on-year, but possession orders were 14 per cent higher than the last quarter of 2014. Landlord possession claims were 3 per cent lower year-on-year, while possession orders were 2 per cent lower. The mortgage pre-action protocol was introduced during this period.