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How do I check that a tenant has the Right to Rent in the UK?

Originally published at: How do I check that a tenant has the Right to Rent in the UK? | OpenRent Landlord Hub

The Immigration Act 2014 imposed on all landlords in England (including lodger landlords) the obligation to find out whether the proposed occupants have a ‘right to rent’ property in the UK. The regulations do not apply – at the moment – in Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland. The need to carry the checks out in…