Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018

Guidance for tenants, landlords and local authorities.

Applies to England



Guidance to help tenants, landlords and local authorities understand the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018.

For tenants, this non-statutory guidance will help them to make use of their rights under the Act.

For landlords and local authorities, this non-statutory guidance will ensure that they are aware of what the Act means for them.

The Act comes into force on 20 March 2019.

Published 6 March 2019