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Tenant Referencing

Volume 451: debated on Wednesday 8 November 2006

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what assessment she has made of the effectiveness of local authority tenant referencing schemes in tackling antisocial behaviour in communities with a high proportion of private sector landlords. (98940)

The Department encourages local authorities to work constructively with private landlords. It is for each local authority to decide how best it works with private landlords on tenant management issues and assess the effectiveness of any scheme it puts in place locally.