Registered Rent

Rent included on the publicly available Rent Register as determined by the Rent Service or Rent Assessment Committee recording the maximum that can be charged until a new determination is agreed or the tenant...

Regulated Tenancy

With Regulated tenancy the landlord or tenant can object to the rent assessed by the Rent Service. If so the case will be passed to a Rent Assessment Committee to decide the Fair rent. Tenants with assured tenancies may also apply to the RAC for a determination of the...

Rent Assessment Committees

When a landlord or tenant of a Regulated tenancy has objected to the rent assessed by the Rent Service the case will be passed to a Rent Assessment Committee to decide the Fair rent. Tenants with assured tenancies may also apply to the RAC for a determination of the...

Rent Officer

Local authority official responsible for local housing allowance. He or she will usually rely on the local Rent Service to assess whether the rent being asked is reasonable or not or whether the property is too large for the needs of the...