Private Sector Housing

Private sector housing includes homes which are rented in the private sector and households who own their home.

Private tenant focus group
Nottingham City Council is considering a new scheme to improve privately rented housing in the city.

The Nottingham Standard for Landlord Accreditation

The Nottingham Standard is a new accreditation mark, that will establish an overarching minimum standard for privately rented accommodation

Report a rogue landlord or problem with your private rented property
If you would like to report a rogue landlord or problem with your privately rented property.

Private Rented Housing Problems and Advice
This page provides information and advice as to the standards expected in the private rented sector

Private Rented Tenant Toolkit
The Nottingham Standard guide to help tenants when finding a home, or already living in the private rented sector.

Housing Benefit for Private Tenants
Tenants renting from a private landlord may be eligible for housing benefit.

Houses In Multiple Occupation - HMOs
What is a HMO? An HMO is a building or part of a building occupied as a main residence by more than one household.