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Useful information and guides

Rights and Responsibilities 

Landlords and you as a Tenant have rights and responsibilities.  The Government has provided the How To Rent Guide click here. This guide is for tenants and landlords in the private rented sector to help  understand their rights and responsibilities. It provides a checklist and more detailed information on each stage of the process, including:

  • what to look out for before renting
  • living in a rented home
  • what happens at the end of a tenancy
  • what to do if things go wrong

For more information, advice and support from Shelter on private renting you can find more information here.

Tenant Checklist 

Please follow the link here and make use of our helpful tenant guide 

General Links

Report a Rogue Landlord 

Telford Homefinder  

Communities & Local Government - Housing Information 

LACORS Guidance 

The Housing Act 2004

Telford and Wrekin Council Tax 

Telford and Wrekin Anti-Social Behaviour contact details 


Telford and Wrekin Environmental Health, housing related content 

Telford and Wrekin Waste and Recycling

Deposit Protection Schemes

My Deposits (Insurance Scheme)

Tenancy Deposit Scheme (Insurance Scheme)

The Deposit Protection Services (Custodial Scheme)