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Information and public services for the Island of Jersey

L'înformâtion et les sèrvices publyis pouor I'Île dé Jèrri

Advice and services for landlords renting property

Rented dwellings licensing

From May 2024 all landlords will need to have a Renting Dwellings Licence for each unit of residential properties they rent.​

Find more information on rented dwellings licensing​.

Landlord and tenant rights

Information on landlord and tenant rights, including advice on the law, your rights, giving notice and your responsibilities.

Tenant and landlord rights

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Any deposits placed to rent a home must be protected in the States’ approved tenancy deposit scheme, mydeposits Jersey.

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​Tax responsibilities

​All landlords renting​ out Jersey property need to declare the rental income on their tax return. This includes resident and non-resident landlords.

Property income and tax


Find out more about renting a room in your home to a lodger and how this impacts your tax liability.

Renting a room in your home

Damp and condensation

Learn why and how condensation and damp can affect your home, and get tips and information to help you control it.

Damp and condensation

Housing standards

Learn how housing conditions can affect your health and how housing standards are governed in Jersey.

Housing standards

Lodging accommodation

Find out how a property qualifies as a lodging house, requirements and standards, charges and legal requirements.

Housing for people with 'registered' status

Details about the type of property you can live in if your residential status in Jersey is 'registered'.

Condition reports for landlords and tenants

Learn about compulsory condition reports for tenanted properties, and download a report template to use.

Citizens Advice information on evictions

Citizens Advice Jersey's page containing additional information regarding eviction processes.

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