Landlords

Advice for landlords, legal responsibilities, information on houses in multiple occupancy (HMOs) licensing and management.

The government has brought forward a package of measures to protect renters affected by coronavirus (COVID-19). For those privately renting (and those in social housing accommodation), this means they will not be forced out of their home. There is specific guidance on this as well as more general advice on landlords and tenants rights and responsibilities during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Information on property hazards and safety requirements.
Government guidance for anyone letting property.
Illegal eviction and harassment information.
Home energy advice and assistance.
A House in Multiple Occupation (HMO) is a property occupied by three or more persons from two or more households.
Lettings and property management.
The Mendip Landlord Forum brings local landlords, letting agents and partners together for training on current issues and legal changes affecting the private rented sector.