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Parking permit renewals

We are processing Guildford resident parking permits. Due to planned strike action by Royal Mail there could be a delay in receiving your new permit. Leave your old permit on display until you receive your new one.

Help with private renting

Tenancy deposit schemes

Landlords can only take a deposit from a tenant if that deposit is protected by one of the following three schemes:  

What landlords need to do

Landlords have to choose one of the schemes if they are taking a deposit from you. They must provide you with information on this within 30 days of taking your deposit.

Tenancy Deposit Protection

If landlords fail to do this they may have difficulties if they want to end the tenancy. They would not be allowed to serve a Section 21 notice to end the tenancy. They would not have an automatic right of possession if the tenant does not leave. They would have to seek an eviction order from the court.