It is not necessarily illegal to own or fly a drone. The legislation surrounding the use of drones is complicated and is dependent on where they are used, when they are used, how often they are used, the weight of the drone, the altitude the drone is flown at, whether the drone has the capability […]
The purpose of a periodic inspection is to: Check the tenant is happy with the property and tenancy Ensure the tenant is complying with the terms of the tenancy agreement Identify any repairs or maintenance required to the property, fixtures, fittings or contents Ensure compliance with relevant legislation We respect the fact that during […]
On a landlord’s gas safety check, does a ‘visual inspection’ meet the requirements when checking a gas hob?
No – Regulation 36 (9) of The Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998, which details a landlord’s duties, states the following about safety checks: (9) A safety check carried out pursuant to paragraph (3) above shall include, but shall not be limited to, an examination of the matters referred to in sub-paragraphs (a) to (d) of […]
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Yes The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (England) Regulations 2015 states that there must be a carbon monoxide alarm in a room that ‘contains a solid fuel burning combustion appliance’. The law does not allow for not having a carbon monoxide alarm if the appliance is not used. Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) […]
The landlord (or their representative) is entitled to access the premises to view their condition and state of repair and carry out any repairs the landlord is entitled to carry out subject to the following: Access must be at reasonable times of the day; The landlord must give 24 hours notice to the occupier; The […]
If the PDF displays correctly but prints on a paper printer incorrectly, it’s most often a issue with Adobe Reader (or whatever software you are using to view the PDF) or the printer driver. To resolve the problem: Make sure you have the latest version of Adobe Reader (or whatever software you are using to […]
If I want to transfer a deposit from your DPS account to the landlord DPS account what information do you need?
If the landlord has a DPS account we will only need their DPS Landlord ID to transfer the deposit from our DPS account to theirs. Still not answered your question? We love questions so fire it at us using the contact details here Please rate this article so we know how well it answered your question…
Tenants are responsible for replacing or having replaced appropriately, light bulbs, fluorescent tubes, fuses etc. as and when necessary during the tenancy and to ensure that all light bulbs, fluorescent tubes, fuses are in place and in working order at the end of the tenancy. A lease confers on the leaseholder a type of ownership and […]