Landlord Accreditation Scheme

Applying for accreditation

Landlords

To apply, you will need to:

  • Complete a form declaring your 'Fit and Proper' status
  • Complete an application form
  • Provide us with a list of properties you own- both single occupancy and house in multiple occupation (HMO) properties
  • Complete a property checklist for each property you own
  • Submit full copies of the gas safety report, electrical installation report and Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) report
  • Ensure that all their properties meet the requirements of the code of management for the scheme and are not in a condition that is liable to be hazardous to the health and safety of tenants, visitors or members of the community
  • Ensure that the properties you own or manage have arrangements in place to comply with our requirements to manage their waste properly
  • Provide access to properties for us to carry out random compliance checks.

Agents

To apply, you will need to:

  • Complete a form declaring your 'Fit and Proper' status
  • Completed an application form
  • Complete an agent property information application form for all properties managed- both single occupancy and house in multiple occupation (HMO) properties
  • Ensure that all their properties meet the requirements of the code of management for the scheme and are not in a condition that is liable to be hazardous to the health and safety of tenants, visitors or members of the community
  • Ensure that the properties you own or manage have arrangements in place to comply with our requirements to manage their waste properly
  • Provide access to properties and documents listed in the agent property information application form to allow us to carry out random compliance checks.