North East Lincolnshire Council

Private renting

Advice for tenants:

Renting through a letting agent

Information about starting a tenancy including advanced rent and deposits

How to report repairs to a private landlord

Details of who to contact and how to request repairs to rented property

Illegal eviction and tenant harassment

The steps a landlord must take to legally evict you from a rented property

Advice for landlords:

Starting a tenancy

Advice on getting your property ready and selecting a tenancy

During a tenancy

Information on your responsibilities during a tenancy and housing benefit

Ending a tenancy

Details and guidance on how to end a tenancy legally

Visit for further details of private tenants rights and responsibilities in the UK.

To submit a complaint or enquiry about privately rented accommodation please complete our Complaint or enquiry for private rented accommodation form.