The government announced at the 2016 Autumn Statement that it would consult on introducing a ban on letting agent fees paid by tenants, to improve competition in the private rental market and give renters greater clarity and control over what they will pay.
This consultation paper invites views and comments on how the ban on letting agent fees paid by tenants in England should be implemented and enforced.
Consulation Paper - Banning letting agent fees paid by tenants. This consultation will be open until 11.45am on 2 June 2017
Ways to respond
Complete a response form and either
Housing Standards Team
Better Rented and Leasehold Sector Division
3rd Floor, Fry Building
2 Marsham Street