Who Is Supplying the Property?

We have free guidance available for landlords to give to their tenants before they move in to help with signing on with gas and electricity.

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Moving in a Tenant

Once the tenancy has been signed and generally after the first month’s rent and the deposit has been paid, the keys should be given to the tenant.


The general starting position as to liability for paying utilities, including the electricity, gas, water, telephone and internet, is that the occupier or consumer is liable.