When you move in
- Read the inventory.
- Take lots of photos.
- Sort out your bills (meter readings!).
Reducing your risks
- Check area crime rates before you move in.
- Stay vigilant.
- Know how to get help if you need it.
If you have an assured shorthold tenancy (AST), your landlord should provide the following documents on or before you move in
Copy of the tenancy agreement
Check-in inventory & schedule of condition
Gas Safety Certificate
Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)
‘How to rent’ booklet