Housing Covenant (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-02-25
Session date: 
February 25, 2013
Reference: 
2013/0559
Question By: 
Nicky Gavron
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

In what specific ways does the system of voluntary self-regulation outlined in your consultation Housing Covenant for the private rented sector differ from the system currently in place?

Answer

Answer for Housing Covenant (1)

Answer for Housing Covenant (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

There will be a single set of minimum standards for landlord and agent accreditation schemes - the London Rental Standard - and an independent panel to which those schemes signing up to the Standard are accountable. Neither of these currently exists.