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Includes information about all types of local authority tenancies including protected and introductory tenancies.

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Council tenancies

The types of tenancy you can get from the council, including protected and introductory tenancies.

3 Council tenants' rights

Councils provide three different types of tenancy. The type of tenancy you have will affect your rights, including how and when the council can evict you, whether you can pass your tenancy on and whether you have the right to buy.
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2 Council tenancies (PDF)

Information on the rights and responsibilities council tenants have. It also explains how councils decide who they should house.
Provided by Shelter
4 Public sector tenancies

Covers secure and assured tenancies available for tenants of local authorities, Housing Action Trusts, housing associations and housing cooperatives and includes information on rent, repairs, the right to stay in the accommodation and introductory tenancies.
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1 Council tenancies

Your rights if you are a local authority tenant. Covers rent increases, responsibility for repairs, what to do if the council delay, and the right-to-buy scheme.
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Renting and Letting
Download Renting and Letting (PDF File, 358kb) 1. Introduction 2. Private tenancies 3. Council tenancies If you live in a self-contained council house or flat and are the ...
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Last Updated: 19 Aug 07





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