Flat management and right to manage (RTM) companies

Use our interactive online learning tool to find out how to set up and register flat management companies, RTM companies and commonhold associations.

Applies to England, Northern Ireland and Wales


Interactive learning tool: flat management companies


If you’re a flat management company director or thinking about setting one up, our interactive learning tool can guide you through everything you need to know.

It’s completely free, works on any device and can be completed in 25 minutes.

It covers 5 parts:

  1. Companies House and your flat management company.
  2. Becoming a director.
  3. Keeping records.
  4. Filing accounts and types of accounts.
  5. Quiz to test your knowledge.

This does not replace independent legal or other professional advice.

Property management law is different in Scotland. Read the Scottish government’s guidance on property factors.

Published 26 September 2018
Last updated 15 March 2019 + show all updates
  1. Added translation

  2. First published.