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Right to rent legislation

From 1st February 2016, new legislation came into effect stating that no tenancy can commence until the right to rent has been established. A landlord or agent will normally be liable for a civil penalty if they authorize occupation to a person who does not have the right to rent.

 

 

This is a complex area that may need specialist advice and guidance, but we have included below a summary of the new legislation and the main implications / responsibilities for you and the landlord.

 

 

Click here to view a summary of the new legislation and the main implications/ responsibilities for you and the landlord.

 

For more information please visit the official website by clicking here.

 

 

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