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Renting from PRPSHs and housing associations

This content applies to England

This section looks at aspects of private registered providers of social housing (PRPSHs), formerly known as registered social landlords (RSLs).

Terminology for social housing providers

This page looks at changes to the terminology used to describe providers of social housing. 

Allocation of PRPSH properties

How PRPSH properties are allocated to tenants. 

PRPSH tenancy types

The factors that determine the type of tenancy a PRPSH can grant 

Rent arrears and antisocial behaviour

Private registered provider of social housing seeking possession, and their policies for dealing with rent arrears and antisocial behaviour 

Special-needs housing

Special-needs housing, specific types of tenancy or licence, and the different possession grounds that apply. 

Home ownership schemes

Schemes offered by PRPSHs that allow tenants to purchase property at a discount. 

Complaints

How to complain about a PRPSH. 

Judicial review

Using judicial review to challenge PRPSH decisions. 

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