There are a number of responsibilities that fall on a landlord that is renting out a property. 

These include the requirements to:

There are different rules for landlords in Scotland and landlords in Northern Ireland.

There are also requirements relating to fire safety, health and safety inspections, financial responsibilities and special rules for regulated tenancies (usually private tenancies starting before 15 January 1989).

Source:HM Revenue & Customs| 01-05-2023