Legal Obligations of Landlords under the Housing (Wales) Act 2014


Any landlord who has a rental property in Wales which is rented on an assured, assured shorthold, or regulated tenancy is required to register with Rent Smart Wales. If landlords are involved in any aspect of the letting or management of a rented property covered by the Act they should also be licensed by Rent Smart Wales. Every landlord should ensure that they understand their legal obligations by looking at the relevant pages on the Rent Smart Wales Website: