Tenant Fees post 1st June 2019 (please see below)
In addition to paying the rent, you may also be required to make the following payments permitted under the Tenant Fees Act 2019.
Before the tenancy starts (payable to Belvoir Luton ‘the Agent’)
Holding Deposit: 1 week’s rent
Deposit: 5 week’s rent
During the tenancy (payable to the Agent)
Payment of interest for the late payment of rent at a rate of 3% above base.
During the tenancy if permitted and applicable
Utilities – gas, electricity, water and sewerage
Communications – telephone and broadband
Installation of cable/satellite
Subscription to cable/satellite supplier
Other permitted payments
Any other permitted payments, not included above, for breaches of contract or under the relevant legislation including contractual damages. These may include reasonable costs or losses incurred for loss of keys, security devices and changes to the tenancy agreement or early termination, if the Landlord agrees they can be made, up to the permitted limits.
Belvoir Luton is a member of Safe Agent, which is a client money protection scheme, and also a member of The Property Ombudsman, which is a redress scheme. You can find out more details on our website or by contacting us directly
Tenant Fees for pre 1st June 2019 Tenancies
Explanation of our tenant fees permitted under the Tenant Fees Act 2019 transitional provisions, where fees are written into existing tenancy agreements. These apply to all tenancy agreements granted or signed and executed before 31st May 2019, and can be charged up until 31st May 2020
Charges if you renew your tenancy
Renewal of Tenancy Agreement - £78 Inc. VAT
This charge covers the cost of preparing a document that
confirms the details of renewal (if any) where the basic terms remain largely unchanged.
Other Potential Charges
Late Payment Fee - £30 Inc. VAT
This charge is payable on each occasion that an individual
rental instalment is overdue by five working days
Charges at End of Tenancy
Check Out Fee – £78 inc VAT
This charge is to cover the cost of meeting our Inventory Clerk to prepare the Check Out Report, agreeing the condition at the end of the Tenancy.
Belvoir Luton are a member of Safe Agent which means we have Client Money Protection, Professional Indemnity Insurance and a designated client bank account.
We are also members of The Property Ombudsman
We Hold client money protection through Safe Agent. To view our certificate, please click here.