Information for landlords
Information for landlords about leasing or letting your property to people on our housing list and about house in multiple occupation (HMO) licences.
Lewisham Council can issue a Civil Penalty Notice as an alternative to prosecution if a landlord or agent commits offences under the Housing Act 2004. This shows how we calculate the amount.
You can avoid agency fees, choose your tenants and get a one-off cash incentive when you use our finding service, Lewisham Lettings Scheme.
Resources for those who manage or own a house in multiple occupation (HMO).
If you rent out accommodation you must ensure it is maintained in a safe condition.
Find out if your HMO needs to be licensed, and how to apply.
Request a bigger bin if you have an HMO.
Find out what you need to know about housing benefit and universal credit as a landlord.
Private landlords who own rented properties can apply for a grant to help improve their properties.
Use this form to tell us about a change in circumstances that affects your tenant’s housing benefit.