Advice for tenants

Problems with a private landlord or agent

Your landlord, or their agent, has a legal responsibility to manage your tenancy fairly and to keep your home up to a decent standard.

As a private tenant you have rights and responsibilities too.

What if your landlord or agent doesn't meet these standards? Get advice straight away if:

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Rights and responsibilities

Find more information about private renting rights and responsibilities, and dealing with problems with landlords and agents: