Landlords are obliged to meet certain standards and regulations. We encourage landlords to become accredited with the National Landlords Association (NLA).
Our housing standards team can enforce legislation where statutory requirements have not been met in private sector housing.
Grants are available for private sector landlords to convert commercial or empty properties into accommodation for local people at affordable rent.
Housing standards advice on immigration housing inspections for UK entry clearance. We do not carry out inspections on properties outside of the district.
Guidance for landlords and agents on Energy Performance Certificates (EPC). How to obtain an EPC, view an existing EPC or registering an exemption.