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COVID-19 and renting: guidance for landlords, tenants and local authorities

Non-statutory guidance for landlords, tenants and local authorities in the private and social rented sectors in the context of Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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This guidance provides advice to landlords and tenants on the provisions in the Coronavirus Act 2020, and further advice for landlords, tenants and local authorities more broadly about their rights and responsibilities during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Published 28 March 2020
Last updated 21 September 2020 + show all updates
  1. Guidance for landlords and tenants and technical guidance on eviction notices updated to reflect new regulations for the possession action process.

  2. Updated to reflect amended regulations and wider government public health advice.

  3. Guidance updated to reflect changes to wider government and public health advice.

  4. Guidance updated to reflect amended regulations and changes to wider government and public health advice.

  5. First published.