A new version of the How To Rent Guide has been released from the 1st February 2016.
All tenants should be issued with the new version; new tenancies and existing tenancies. It is important to give all tenants a copy of the newest version and ensure the current version is always given, at the time of granting a new tenancy or replacement tenancies to ensure valid service of a section 21 notice, this also include statutory periodic tenancies.
This version includes details of the new right to rent requirements. As the How to Rent Guide is a Government publication it is the landlords/agents responsibility to check and make sure that they are providing the most current version to their tenants.