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 should not enter the tenants home without due notice – this should preferably be in writing and 24 hours minimum notice given.
  • 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
  • Fit To Rent Scheme in conjunction with Cotswold District Council