Right to rent immigration checks: landlords’ code of practice

The Home Office have recently issued guidance for landlords, homeowners and letting agents affected by the introduction of right to rent immigration checks.

Here’s what you need to know.

(Updated as of 25 November 2020)

The guidance includes advice on:

  • Who can occupy a residential accommodation?
  • Which letting arrangements fall within the Scheme?
  • Who may be liable for a penalty?
  • How to establish a statutory excuse?
  • An overview of how the civil penalty scheme will be administered
  • Determining liability and calculating the penalty amount

Please be advised that the above information is not exhaustive as there are more requirements and points to consider.

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