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Latest news for the private rented sector

New deal for private renters published by the Government

The fairer private rented sector white paper to ensure improvements to the rights and conditions for millions of renters has been published.

Take a look at further information in this article from the Government on this proposed reform.

New – Tenancy ready guide

Our financial inclusion team have produced a handy guide that will be useful for any new or current tenants.

The ‘Step into YOUR Tenancy’ information will help guide you through setting up your bills and planning your budget so that you can be as ready as possible to move in, enjoy your home and not worry about getting into arrears or debt with your bills.

New - Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (England) Regulations

The Government has now published legislation that will amend the Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (England) Regulations 2015 from 1 October 2022.

What you need to know: Smoke and CO alarms in properties 

New - Right to Rent rules in place from 6 April

From 6 April 2022, changes to Right to Rent legislation will come into force, affecting checks for some groups of tenants.  

You can see the draft guidance which will come into force from 6 April 2022 on the GOV.UK website and an article from the NRLA - New Right to Rent rules in place from 6 April | NRLA

New - Rogue Landlord Database

The rogue landlord database records landlords and agents that are subject to a banning order or have committed a banning order offence.

Only local authorities can make entries to the database and can see who is listed on the current rogue landlord database. This is used for example to check before we provided funding for clients to secure accommodation.


Last updated Tuesday, 21st June 2022

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