Tenant Fees Act 2019

Please note that all tenancies agreed on or after the 1st June 2019 will be in accordance with the Tenant Fees Act 2019.

Tenant fee and protection information


Effective from 01/06/2019         


As well as paying the rent, you may also be required to make the following payments

Permitted Payments

Before the tenancy starts payable to the Agent, Coverworld Management Services Ltd, T/AS The Letting People:

Holding Deposit: 1 weeks rent payable on application

Tenancy Deposit: 5 Weeks rent

During the tenancy

Payment of £50 if you wish to change the terms of the tenancy agreement in agreement with your landlord.

Payment of interest for the late payment of rent at the rate of 3% above the Bank of England annual percentage rate for each day that the payment is outstanding.

Payment of the reasonable incurred costs to replace the loss of keys or security devices.

Payment of any unpaid rent or other reasonable costs incurred associated with your early termination of tenancy in agreement with your landlord.

Payable to the provider, if applicable, as follows:

  • Gas electric and water charges
  • Communications including telephone and broadband
  • Subscriptions including cable and satellite provider
  • Television license
  • Council tax

Other permitted payment

Any other permitted payments, not included above, under the relevant legislation including contractual damages.

Tenant Protection

Coverworld Management Services Ltd T/AS The Letting People is a member of UKALA Total Loss CMP. No 073584

Coverworld Management Services Ltd T/AS The Letting People is a member of the Property Redress Scheme


You can find out more details of Tenant Protection by visiting the scheme(s) website.

For tenancies not covered by the Tenant Fees Act 2019, such as company lettings, please enquire about fees payable.


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