Private housing

Advice and information for home owners, private tenants and landlords on housing rights and responsibilities, repairs and maintenance, financial help with housing costs, safety and security in the home, warmth and energy efficiency and more.

Coronavirus (COVID 19): information and guidance for landlord and tenants

Advice for private rental tenants

Leasing and letting

Property licensing for landlords and letting agents

Minimum safe housing conditions

Improving private rented housing

Private housing grants

Empty property services

Energy efficiency and warm homes

Advice from the government

GOV.UK - housing and local services has guidance for homeowners, tenants and landlords including problems paying your rent or mortgage, your rights and responsibilities and how to get legal advice.

Self assessment for landlords

Self assessment 2‌01‌8 and income from property - the basics. A special edition ebulletin from HMRC with advice for landlords.

Enforcement policy

Regulatory services enforcement policy (pdf 278KB)