Landlords

Getting possession of your property back

To regain possession of a property, landlords have to follow certain legal procedures.

Tenancy deposit protection schemes

Any deposit you receive from a tenant must be put into one of three Government authorised tenancy deposit schemes.

Anti social behaviour

As a landlord, you need to take complaints of anti social behaviour seriously.

Late or unpaid rent

How to minimise issues with late or unpaid rent from your tenants.

Finding tenants

How to get as much informationas possible before granting someone a tenancy.

Finance from your property

Advice about managing the finances from your rental property.

Standards and enforcement

There are laws to protect the health, safety and welfare of your tenants.

Fire and carbon monoxide

You must assess and minimise the risk of fire and carbon monoxide in your property.

Gas safety

You have to make sure gas appliances, fittings and flues provided for tenants are safe.

Electrical safety

You have to make sure all electrical equipment is safe.

Asbestos safety

You have to manage any asbestos in a tenanted property correctly.

Housing health and safety rating system

This is the official system we use to assess housing conditions.