Conwy Landlord Questionnaire

The Council recognises that private landlords have an important role to play in housing people. There are 4505 registered landlords, who let over 10 000 homes in Conwy. We aim to help landlords keep costs and risks to a minimum; meet statutory minimum standards and have confidence managing tenancies as the law changes.

If you are the Landlord of a property in Conwy we would be grateful if you would spare 10 minutes to answer this short questionnaire. All answers will be anonymous.

This questionnaire has been complied by the Housing Strategy Team of Conwy County Borough Council. It is designed to help us to gain a better understanding of the private rented sector in Conwy, to help us plan our services.

If you require help to complete the questionnaire, or would like it in a different format please contact us by email - or phone 01492 576274

The deadline for responses 18.11.2019

The information provided will be processed by Conwy County Borough Council and is necessary to gather information to help develop services for private landlords and tenants in Conwy.

If personal information is provided, it will be stored and processed in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR). No third party recipients will be provided with personal data unless required by law. The Housing Strategy Team may also share anonymized data, for research purposes, with other agencies. Citizens also have the right to request a copy of their personal data held and to correct any inaccuracies.

Information will be retained by Conwy County Borough Council for no more than 1 year from the end of the consultation. If a citizen feels that Conwy County Borough Council has mishandled their personal data at any time they can make a complaint to the Information Commissioner's Office by visiting their website or by calling their helpline on 0303 123 1113.

For further information about how Conwy County Borough Council processes personal data and your rights please see our privacy notice on our website.

Q1.3 Are any of your units let at the current Local Housing Allowance rate? (Room in a shared house - £58.47 per week, 1 bed - £80.00 per week, 2 bed - £103.23 per week, 3 bed - £123.58 per week, 4 bed - £149.59 per week)
Q1.5 Do you currently let to tenants in receipt of Housing Benefit or Universal Credit?
Q1.6 If you do not accept benefit claimants, what services from the Council could change that? Please tick all that apply.
Q1.7 Do you manage your own property?
Q1.8 If not, what services do you use?
Q1.9 Why do you use an agent? Choose any reasons that apply.
Q1.11 On average, how long do your tenants stay?
Q1.12 What kind of tenants do you have? (tick all that apply).
Q1.13 In the past 5 years, have you had any of the following problems when letting your property?
Q1.14 Have you evicted any tenants in the past 5 years?
Q1.15 Why did you evict your tenants?
Q1.16 If you evicted tenants, did you use s.8 or s.21 processes?
Q1.17 Over the next 5 years, what are you most likely to do?
Q1.18 Do all your properties have a current EPC certificate?
Q1.19 Do any of your properties have an EPC rating of F or G?
Q1.20 Do you have concerns that any of your properties may not meet health and safety standards?
Q1.21 How would you prefer to have information about landlord matters from the Council? (tick all that apply).

About you

The Council has an obligation to demonstrate that its services and information is reaching all sections of society. To aid us in monitoring this, we would be grateful if you could answer the following questions. This information will be reported anonymously.

Q1.22 What is your age?
Q1.23 What is your gender?
Q1.24 What is your ethnic group?

Thank you for completing the questionnaire.

The responses to the questionnaire above will be collected annonymously.


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