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If he still owns the property jointly with his ex-partner then each has a right of access/occupation which neither can deny the other unless there is a court order which states that he cannot pursuant to criminal or civil proceedings.
He is allowed to have access to the property regardless of the fact that he has not paid any of the mortgage payments since leaving the property. The mortgage is separate to the actual legal title to the house, which he still (jointly) holds.
IN the interests of an amicable resolution to the ownership of the property and their ongoing mediation he should contact her about the time at which he should attend to collect his belongings, but she could not prevent him having access.
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my question is about the rights of a term cohabiting