Welsh news

News relating to the Welsh private rented sector affecting landlords. 

New Renting Homes Wales legislation announced

Further subordinate legislation, necessary for the Welsh Government to implement the Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016 has been approved. In this blog our policy officer Josh Lovell takes a closer look at this and explains more about NRLA campaigning.

Industry News Josh Lovell 25/07/2022
New Renting Homes Wales legislation announced

Q&A: Get to know NRLA Wales policy officer Josh

In the next blog in our meet the team series, get to know our Wales policy officer Josh Lovell better.

Helpful Tips Victoria Barker 25/07/2022
Q&A: Get to know NRLA Wales policy officer Josh

Blog: Minister joins NRLA at Shelter Cymru conference

Climate change minister Julie James addressed the Shelter Cymru conference this week, with the NRLA also in attendance to discuss the vital role PRS landlords play in providing homes to rent. Douglas Haig, the NRLA's non-executive director with special responsibility for Wales, addressed delegates and spoke to the Minister about support needed for landlords with homes in Wales.

Industry News Douglas Haig 29/06/2022
Blog: Minister joins NRLA at Shelter Cymru conference

Q&A: Get to know NRLA Wales representative Sandra

In the latest of our meet the team blogs, get to know one of our regional reps, Sandra Towers. Sandra helps run networking events for landlords across North Wales, as well as the Midlands.

Helpful Tips Victoria Barker 20/06/2022
Q&A: Get to know NRLA Wales representative Sandra

Your Wales events and training update: June & July

Welcome to your training and events guide for June and July. .

Events Victoria Barker 15/06/2022
Your Wales events and training update: June & July

Welsh Committee report backs NRLA calls for clearer definition of second homes

The Senedd's Local Government and Housing Committee has published its report following its inquiry into Second Homes in Wales. The Committee has made 15 recommendations to Welsh Government including the NRLA's call for the use of consistent definitions of what 'second homes; are when designing policies.

Regional News Tim Thomas 13/06/2022
Welsh Committee report backs NRLA calls for clearer definition of second homes

Welsh Government delays implementation of Renting Homes Wales Act

The Welsh Government has announced that the implementation of the Renting Homes Wales Act will be delayed until 1 December 2022. Our Chief Executive Ben Beadle provides the NRLA's response to this news.

Industry News Sam Hunter 31/05/2022
Welsh Government delays implementation of Renting Homes Wales Act

Resettling Ukrainian refugees in Wales

NRLA Wales operations manager Steven Bletsoe provides an update.

Industry News Steven Bletsoe 23/05/2022
Resettling Ukrainian refugees in Wales

Your Wales events and training update: May

Welcome to your training and events guide for May. With the Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016 set to be introduced in a matter of weeks, we are running a number of training courses and webinars to help landlords in Wales prepare.

Events Victoria Barker 17/05/2022
Your Wales events and training update: May

Your Wales events and training guide for April

Welcome to your training and events guide for April. In addition to our new eClassroom course helping landlords in Wales prepare for forthcoming legislation change, we are excited to tell you about some upcoming events.

Events Victoria Barker 14/04/2022
Your Wales events and training guide for April