What has changed?
The Tenant Fees Act 2019 came into force on 1st June 2019. From that date it is illegal for letting agents to charge fees to tenants apart from a small number of exemptions that are referred to as ‘Permitted Payments’.
Permitted payments are:
• Utilities, communication services, TV licence and council tax
• Security deposits
• Holding deposits
• Default fees
• Fees for changing a tenant or ending a tenancy early
WHAT TENANT FEES CAN ANDERTON MCCLEMENTS ASK YOU TO PAY?
On tenancies signed on or after 1 June 2019: