This team provides advice to Landlords, Private Tenants and Homeowners including financial assistance for repairs and Disabled Adaptations, Licensing for HMOs and advice on Energy Efficiency.
Advice for empty property owners.
Advice and information on Energy Efficiency solutions for your home including information on the Warm Home Check service.
Advice and information for landlords of domestic private rented properties on how to comply with the 2018 ‘Minimum Level of Energy Efficiency’ (MEES) standard (EPC band E).
When someone makes an immigration application to come to the UK, they have to confirm they are moving into accommodation that is of a suitable standard that will not be made overcrowded by their arrival.
Financial help with improvement and repairs for older or disabled households and vulnerable people.
Advice for landlords and tenants on the Housing Health and Safety Rating System and a range of other useful information.
Advice and information for landlords who are considering renting out their properties. including gas safety, electrical safety and private rented housing standards.
Advice and information for Tenants in the Private Rented sector, including gas safety, Housing Standards and Financial Assistance.
Advice and information on the requirement to join a redress scheme to allow tenants and landlords with agents in the private rented sector, leaseholders and freeholders to complain to an independent body about the service they have received.
This policy sets out the criteria for using a civil penalty as an alternative to prosecution, the use of Rent Payment Orders and the methodology to be used in setting civil penalty fines.
Working alarms save lives – Occupants are four times more likely to die in the event of a fire if there are no working smoke alarms in their home.
Information on licensing of sites.
Information on the East Sussex Gypsy Strategy and useful contact numbers.