Itâ€™s important that you understand there are two main different types of deposit:
The most important thing is to know your rights. Your landlord must:
They must do this within 30 days of receiving your deposit. Making sure your deposit is protected in this way is the best way of getting your money back at the end of the tenancy.
Help ensure the return of your deposit by making sure you have an inventory and photographs as evidence of the condition of the property when you moved in.