A collection of guidance to help landlords, homeowners and letting agents carry out correct right to rent checks and avoid civil penalties.

Contents

  1. Documents

This collection provides information to make sure landlords, homeowners and letting agents carry out the necessary right to rent checks. It includes guidance on acceptable documents.

Landlords of properties throughout England must check that someone has the right to rent before letting them a property.

Read an overview of right to rent checks and the civil penalties landlords can face for illegal renting.

If you’re a tenant, find out how right to rent affects you in our guide to private renting.