Deposit Guarantee Scheme for people on low incomes

'How to rent' guide

The government has published a ‘How to rent’ guide for tenants in the private rented sector to help them understand their rights and responsibilities.

 It includes information on:

  • 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.