Private housing

Empty properties

Find out how to report an empty property and how we can help owners bring them back into use.

Working with private landlords

Find out how we can help you find a tenant and the help we can offer throughout your tenancy.

Smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms in rented properties

Private sector landlords must install smoke and carbon monoxide alarms from 1 October 2015. Read more about the Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm Regulations.