Information for landlords

Information for landlords on grants to make home improvements and accreditation; information for homeowners on placing their property into a leasing scheme; plus information for letting agents.

Landlord accreditation

This scheme aims to improve and maintain standards across the Royal Borough's private rented sector.

Housing Association leasing scheme

The Housing Association Leasing Scheme (HALS) offers homeowners the opportunity to place their properties into a leasing scheme with a housing association.

Private Licence Agreement (PLA) Scheme

This guaranteed rent scheme offers homeowners the opportunity to place their self-contained properties into a leasing scheme with housing associations and private letting agents.

Information for letting agents

Information for letting agents, managing accommodation both in and out of the borough, who would like to work with the Council.

Landlords, letting agents and property management companies

Information for landlords, letting agents and property management companies.

Free letting service

The Council can help landlords to find tenants for properties, anywhere in the UK.

Single Homeless Voucher Scheme

This scheme is designed to help single, homeless people who are not in full-time employment to find accommodation in the private rented sector.

Environmental Health Grants

If your property needs to be adapted for a disabled person; you have items in disrepair, or running inefficiently the Council may be able to help.

Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms Regulations

Information about the new Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms Regulations.