Private sector housing

Advice about private sector housing

Information and advice for private sector housing for landlords and tenants.

Housing standards in the private sector

We have powers and responsibilities to ensure that housing conditions in the private sector are satisfactory.

Supporting landlords

We work closely with landlords to encourage and develop private sector housing in South Somerset.

Landlords Accreditation Scheme

This scheme is designed to raise the standard of accommodation in the private rented sector by accrediting well-run good-quality properties.