Legislation

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Right to Rent offences to come into force from 1 December 2016

Just announced this morning...... The law will be changing, make sure you have the latest information. […] Read more >

The Right to Rent scheme

The Right to Rent scheme - which requires landlords or agents to check ID of all prospective adult occupiers - was rolled out across England on 1 February 2016. Where an adult occupier has a time limited right to remain, landlords and letting agents will need to conduct follow up checks. These need to be made 12 months from the initial check or at the expiry of the individual’s right to be in the UK, whichever is the later. […] Read more >