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The Tenant
Fees Act.

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The Tenant Fees Act 2019

How does it affect me?

The Tenant Fees Act 2019 came into force on 1 June 2019 for new tenancies.
It now applies to all tenancies from 1 June 2020. 
 

Trading Standards South West are offering advice to students at Bristol, Exeter and Falmouth on what to do if their landlord or letting agent is asking for fees and up front payments.

 

 

LINK BOXES: Charges

A list of permitted and prohibited payments and what to do if you have made the wrong type of payment.

Details of the types of charges you should expect to pay. Including Rent, Deposits, Bills and Tax.

LINK BOXES: 'Deposit Schemes' and 'Before you sign'

Different types of Schemes your landlord or letting agent is required to belong to.

A list of reminders to help you make an informed decision before you rent.