We want your views on increasing the notice a landlord must give when seeking to end a contract.

How to respond

Consultation ends:
5 September 2019
Consultation launched:

Consultation description

We are consulting on:

  • extending the minimum notice period from 2 months to 6 months 
  • increasing the period at the beginning of a contract during which a landlord cannot give notice from 4 months to 6 months
  • placing a 6 month restriction on issuing a notice following the expiry of a previous notice
  • removing a landlord’s ability to end a fixed term standard contract (under section 186)
  • the use of break clauses in fixed term contracts.


Consultation documents

Consultation document
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How to respond

Submit your comments by 5 September 2019, in any of the following ways:

Online form


Download the response form.

Complete and return to:

Housing Policy Division
Welsh Government
2nd Floor
Cathays Park Office
CF10 3NQ