The tenancy deposit scheme legislation has got its teeth back. Important changes to the TDS rules are on their way and all AST landlords need to be aware of the changes. Ed Cracknell, solicitor in the contentious property team, summarises the new regime.

Please note that since publishing, the legal position in respect of deposit protection has changed as a result of the Deregulation Act 2015.

Tenancy Deposit Schemes The legislation bites back_Jul 2013.pdf