CLA Cymru Policy and Advice

Welsh Government Consultation: Renting Homes (Fees) (Wales) Act 2019

This Welsh Government Consultation examines two sets of regulations under the Renting Homes (Fees etc.) (Wales) Act 2019:

1.Regulations under paragraph 6 of Schedule 1 to the 2019 Act may set an additional description of default and prescribe a limit on payments in default - Consultation seeks views on what default payments may be required and what, if any limits are placed on them for a breach of a tenancy agreement.


2.Regulations may prescribe information a landlord (or agent) must provide to a prospective tenant before they take a holding deposit - Consultation seeks view on what information must be given to a prospective tenant before they pay a holding deposit to a landlord or agent.

The consultation period closed on 19 July 2019.