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Understanding the Tenancy Deposit Protection (TDP)

1.    Overview 2.    Information landlords must give tenants 3.    If your landlord doesn't protect your deposit 4.    Disputes and problems 5.    Get help and advice 1. Overview Your landlord must put your deposit in a government-backed tenancy deposit scheme (TDP) if you rent your home on an assured shorthold tenancy that started after 6 April 2007. Read More

Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Alarm Regulations 2015 Q&A Information For Landlords & Tenants

Introduction This information is not an authoritative interpretation of the law, but intended as a general guide. Working alarms save lives – in the event of a fire in your home you are at least 4 times more likely to die if there is no working smoke alarm. The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (England) Regulations 2015 have been approved by Parliament and came into force on 1 October 2015. Private sector landlords were Read More

What Do You Know About Blind Safety?

All window blinds, from the 1st of October 2014 (all pull cords for all blinds whether old or newly fitted), must be 1 ½ meters from the floor to avoid posing a health and safety issue. Any blind that has cords that form a loop must have either a small safety bracket or cleat hook on the wall to enable the cords to be secured/taut, with no ‘give’ to pose a possible choking problem. It is now illegal to supply or Read More