Renters' Rights Awareness Week Events

14-20 June 2021

Whether you’re new to renting, having problems with your landlord, or just feel you need a refreshment on your rights, these free online events are the perfect fit for you.

At each event you’ll get the latest renters’ rights information, be able to ask questions and share your renting experience.

All our events are by zoom webinar, so you can join anonymously from anywhere.

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Affording Your Rent

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Check out our free factsheets.

Download our 'Saving Money' factsheet here

Download our 'Rent Increases' factsheet here

Speakers:

  • Bez Ely, Welfare Benefits Adviser at Disability Law Service
  • Lilian Murdoch, Operations Manager at Octopus Energy
  • Dan Wilson Craw, Deputy Director at Generation Rent
Vent Your Rent Event

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Speakers: 

  • Ruby Lott-Lavigna, Senior Staff Writer at Vice Media
  • Caitlin Wilkinson, Policy & Public Affairs Manager at Generation Rent
Repairs: getting them done

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Download our 'repairs' factsheet here.

Speakers:

  • Paul Mishkin, Operations Manager for the Private Sector Housing Standards Inclusive Economy & Housing Department of Newham Council
  • Darren Wilsher, Private Sector Housing Service Manager Housing Support Services at Camden Council
Rent arrears and evictions

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Download our 'evictions' factsheet here

Speakers: 

  • Eleanor Solomon, housing specialist at Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • Daniel Hallstrom, housing Caseworker at Z2K

 

The Renters’ Reform Coalition

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Speakers: 

  • Siobhan Donnachie, Manager of the Renters Reform Coalition
  • Caitlin Wilkinson, Policy & Public Affairs Manager at Generation Rent
What to do before you take out a new tenancy

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Download our 'starting a new tenancy' factsheet here.

Speakers:

  • Sam Hurst, former Marketing Manager at OpenRent
  • Andy Sheriff, Investigator, National Trading Standards Estate and Letting Agency Team
  • Sandy Bastin, Head of Adjudication Services,Tenancy Deposit Scheme.
  • Dan Wilson Craw, Deputy Director at Generation Rent

 

Your landlord’s or letting agent’s responsibilities towards you

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Download our 'Rent Increases' factsheet here

Download our 'Repairs' factsheet here

Download our 'evictions' factsheet here

Speakers:

  • Molly Delaney, Caseworker and Policy Officer at Safer Renting
  • Karen O’Sullivan from the Housing Advice Centre at Advice for Renters
Renting in shared accommodation

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This session will cover different arrangements in shared homes and the regulations governing Houses in Multiple Occupation.

Speakers:

  • Guy Morris, Director from Flat Justice
  • Rufus Lacey, Private Housing and Advice Team Manager from the University of London Housing Service.
  • Dan Wilson Craw, Deputy Director at Generation Rent

Book your place below and download our 'shared accommodation' factsheet here.