Validation, Copying And Retention

After a document from list A is obtained or two documents from list B are obtained, the landlord or agent must take steps to verify the document(s), copy and securely retain them. Validate The landlord or agent must: take all reasonable steps to check the validity of...

Establish the Adults Who Intend to Occupy

It is essential that landlords and agents have a system in place to check who is proposing to occupy the premises and the questions asked are recorded. This is to ensure the landlord or agent knows which adults to obtain documents from. It is an offence under section...