What legal rights does a 'Permitted Occupier' have??
Other

Permitted Occupier
Permitted Occupier
26 Thanks
1 Posts
16 years ago
26
I have just agreed a 6 month AST with a tenant and his 'permitted occupier' partner. Can anyone explain what rights this partner has? If my tenant decides to leave does the permitted occupier have any right to stay at the property? Would I be better off with joint tenants? I understand that the partner, who is new to the UK, is employed doing agency work and would therefore not pass the credit checks.

Please Login

You must be logged in to participate in our forums, to continue please login below.

Not a member? From only £99 you can join in the discussion and get access to member's only resources and services.

As the home for landlords, the NRLA are here to help you save time, save money, and stay compliant. NRLA membership gives you access to a vast range of expertise, resources, and exclusive member benefits and savings, designed to help and empower members. We also play a pivotal role in campaigning and championing the interests of landlords.