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Brighton and Hove Liberal Democrats

Main statutory provisions

Defective Premises Act 1972 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1972/35/contents

Rent Act 1977 https://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1977/42/contents

Housing Act 1988 link is above

Housing Act 1996 https://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1996/52/contents

Housing Act 2004 https://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2004/34/contents

Assured and Protected Tenancies (Lettings to Students) Regulations 1998 (SI 1998/1967) http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/1998/1967/made

Links

Citizens advice on social housing: https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/housing/repairs-in-rented-housing/disrepair-what-are-your-options-if-you-are-a-social-housing-tenant/disrepair-what-are-the-landlord-s-responsibilities/

Citizens advice on private rent: https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/housing/renting-privately/during-your-tenancy/dealing-with-repairs/

Shelter on assured shorthold tenancies: https://england.shelter.org.uk/housing_advice/private_renting/assured_shorthold_tenancies_with_private_landlords

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