A Guide to Housing for Students

Issues and repairs

When you’re renting, your landlord will be responsible for major repairs, but there are some smaller ones that you, as tenant, are expected to be able to do.

The links below tell you how best to deal with any problems that do happen:

Last updated: 3 November 2020

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