Renting homes (Wales): An overview of the new regime

This recorded session provides an overview of the new Renting Homes (Wales) regime.

The Renting Homes Act is the biggest change to housing law in Wales for decades, from 1 December 2022 the Act changed the way all landlords in Wales rent their properties.

In this recorded session, Owain Rhys James (barrister, mediator and arbitrator); Dominic Evans (barrister); and Lucy King (barrister) of Civitas Law; provide an overview of the Act.

The areas covered include:

  • Key points to note for implementation day including transitional provisions and practice points
  • Housing disrepair claims and the new Fitness for Human Habitation regime Renting Homes Wale Act including key changes
  • Considerations when interpreting bi-lingual legislation and its impact upon litigating housing legislation and occupation agreements


Our thanks to Owain Rhys James, Dominic Evans and Lucy King for sharing their expertise.


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Friday, January 20, 2023

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Friday, January 20, 2023