Useful Links

We have provided a selection of useful links where you can read more about private renting. We have listed these links under the categories of Legislation, Landlords, Agents and Tenants.


Housing (Wales) Act 2014

The Renting Homes (Fees etc.) (Holding Deposit) (Specified Information) (Wales) Regulations 2019


Landlord Associations

National Landlord's Association

Residential Landlord's Association

Guild of Residential Landlords

Deposit Protection Schemes

GOV.UK - General Overview

Deposit Protection Service

My Deposits

Tenancy Deposit Scheme


GOV.UK - General Overview

GOV.UK - Find Your Local Council

Gas Safety

Health and Safety Executive

Energy Saving Trust

Fire Safety

Tai Pawb

UK Radon

Smart Energy

Dwr Cymru

Landlord Tap

Cardiff Digs

Rental Income - Income Tax

Let Property Campaign

Energy Performance Certificate Register

Shelter - Working with Vulnerable Private Tenants

Universal Credit landlord engagement newsletters

Universal Credit Landlord Guides

Home Safety Guidance – Home safety documents and checklists


GOV.UK - Information regarding housing regeneration

Gov.Wales - Bringing empty properties back into use 

The Property Ombudsman

The Property Redress Scheme

Ombudsman Services


Agent Associations

Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA)

National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA)


UK Association of Letting Agents (UKALA)

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

Redress Schemes

Property Redress Scheme

The Property Ombudsman


Deposit Protection Schemes

GOV.UK - General Information

Deposit Protection Service

My Deposits

Tenancy Deposit Scheme

Benefit Advice

GOV.UK - General Information

Support and Advice

Information Commissioner’s Office, Wales Office

Shelter Cymru

Citizens Advice - Homepage

Citizens Advice - Renting a home

Citizens Advice - Information about renting from a letting agency

Open Doors – Equality rights