Landlord Responsibilities

Landlords have a responsibility to both their properties and their tenants throughout any tenancy agreement.


  • Landlords should ensure that their properties are maintained throughout the tenancy.
  • Priority should be given to failures in heating and hot water systems.
  • Landlords, tradesmen or other official personnel are not allowed to enter the tenants home without 24 hours' notice given unless it is an emergency.
  • Landlords should provide all equipment enabling tenants to conduct their tenancies in an appropriate manner.
  • Landlords must ensure they adhere to legal requirement guidelines on:
  • Tenancy Deposit Scheme
  • House in Multiple Occupation
  • Energy Performance Certificates