Private landlords and antisocial behaviour

How a private landlord should deal with antisocial behaviour and what you can do when the council takes action against your landlord.

Dealing with antisocial behaviour by private tenants

What to do if people in a rented property are behaving antisocially.

If your landlord gets a rent penalty notice or rent payable order

Dealing with backdated rent payments and housing benefit when your landlord is prevented from charging you rent.

If your landlord gets an antisocial behaviour notice

What your landlord can do if you’re behaving antisocially.

Management control orders

What happens when the council takes over your landlord’s responsibilities.

Last updated: 16 February 2022

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