You must ensure that your tenants occupy your property in accordance with the provisions of the Population Management (Guernsey) Law, 2016, failing to do so may result in fines and/or imprisonment.
- Certificates & Permits will be electronic documents - tenant can give you an email with a link so you can view their Certificate or Permit
- If Certificate or Permit is address-specific, you will be asked to complete part of an electronic application process to confirm the tenancy or lodging agreement
- You should insist on seeing a copy of a prospective tenant's Certificate or Permit before housing them
- There should never be a situation where a person who is or is about to become resident can't show you a valid Permit or Certificate (or their Housing Control document during transition) within 3 days of their arrival
If you still have questions please contact us for more information.