Private rented property licensing

Information and guidance for landlords of privately rented properties

As a landlord, you are responsible for knowing your legal obligations and general management responsibilities.

The government has produced housing “how to” guides for private residential landlords which explains the responsibilities, legal requirements and best practice for letting a property in the private rented sector.

We have also produced guidance, listed below,  in relation to antisocial behaviour and amenity/space standards in licensable HMOs.  

The following guidance documents will help you with some of the main housing requirements: