Tenant Fees Act 2019: What you need to know

Hidden fees and extortionate deposits can turn what seems like an affordable rental into a pricey deal. With the overall cost being raised with these additional fees, it’s hard to know how much renting will really cost you. Luckily for future and current tenants, the government has introduced a ban on unnecessary fees, a move that is estimated to save tenants around £240 million a year. Introduced from 1st June 2019, here’s everything tenants need to know about the new letting fees ban.

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