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.
We are proposing some changes to the Housing Allocation Scheme
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.
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.