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Letting Factsheets - Index


The Letting Centre's Factsheets provide concise information on a wide range of legislation and other issues relating to residential letting and property management, setting out key points for landlords and agents.  There are over 50 factsheets available and summaries of each factsheet can be accessed by clicking on the links below.  

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LFACTS1       Letting Factsheets: Contents List and Copyright Policy
LFACTS2 Letting Residential Property in the UK (including main regs and applicable factsheets)
LFACTS3 Furniture & Furnishings (Fire)(Safety) Regulations
LFACTS4 The Electrical Equipment (Safety) Regulations
LFACTS5 Maximum Resale Price of Gas and Electricity
LFACTS6 Gas Cooking Appliances (Safety) Regulations 1989
LFACTS7 Gas Safety (Installation & Use) Regulations 1998
LFACTS8 Section 8 Notice requiring possession following tenant default
LFACTS9 General Product Safety Regulations 2005
LFACTS10 The Consumer Rights Act 2015
LFACTS10b Office of Fair Trading Guidance on Unfair Terms in Tenancy Agreements
LFACTS11 Landlords' Repairing Obligations (under section 11, Landlord and Tenant Act 1985)
LFACTS12 The Water Industry Act
LFACTS13 Procedure for increasing rents in England and Wales
LFACTS14 Squatters and the law
LFACTS15 The Housing Benefit Regulations
LFACTS15a Local Housing Allowance Regulations
LFACTS16 The Accommodation Agencies Act 1953
LFACTS17 Gas Safety (Installation & Use)(Amendment) and (Amendment No.2) Regulations 1996
LFACTS18 Residential tenancy agreements
LFACTS18a New High Rent rules for Assured Tenancies
LFACTS19 Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreements
LFACTS20 Possession Actions for Residential Property
LFACTS21 Section 21 - Notice requiring possession
LFACTS22 Housing Act 1996 - provisions relating to assured and assured shorthold tenancies
LFACTS23 Housing Act 2004 - the key provisions
LFACTS24 Tenancy Deposits and the Housing Act 2004
LFACTS24a Tenancy Deposit Protection – the choices
LFACTS24b Tenancy Deposit Protection - statutory information requirements
LFACTS25 The Equality Act 2010
LFACTS26 Non Resident Landlords Scheme
LFACTS27 The Plugs and Sockets etc. (Safety) Regulations 1994
LFACTS28 Housing, Health & Safety Rating System
LFACTS29 Statutory Forms for assured and assured shorthold tenancies under the Housing Act 1988 .
LFACTS30 Investing in Residential Property
LFACTS31 Dealing with Noise and Nuisance
LFACTS32 Stamp Duty on Residential Tenancy Agreements / Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT)
LFACTS33 Business, Agricultural and Mixed Use Tenancies  
LFACTS34 Landlord's responsibilities under the Immigration Act
LFACTS35 The Commonhold & Leasehold Reform Act 2002
LFACTS36 Building Regulations and how they apply to letting and property management
LFACTS37 Electrical Safety and the Building Regulations
LFACTS38 Energy Performance Certificates and the Private Rented Sector
LFACTS39 Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013
LFACTS40 Houses in Multiple Occupation and the Housing Act 2004
LFACTS41 Management of HMOs and HA2004
LFACTS42 Pre Action Protocol
LFACTS43 Digital Television Switchover
LFACTS44 Licences
LFACTS45 Rent Guarantees
LFACTS46 Letting and Young People
LFACTS47 Letting to Tenants with Pets
LFACTS48 Dealing with Pests
LFACTS49 Welsh Legislation for Agents and Private Landlords