Housing Act 2004

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Screenshot of the Housing Act 2004 on the OPSI website

The Housing Act 2004 introduced several reforms to protect tenants, bring empty homes back into use, and tackle antisocial behaviour.

Most of the changes took effect on 6 April 2006.

The Shelter website provides information about the following information:

  • Housing reforms
  • Tenants' deposits
  • Licensing landlords
  • Hazards in the home
  • Empty homes and management powers
  • Gypsies and travellers
  • Private renter

Useful links

For further local information on the Housing Act 2004, please visit the following websites:

Further information

Business Fire Safety

Telephone: 01743 260 260
Email: businessfiresafety [at] shropshirefire [dot] gov [dot] uk