Ending your tenancy

To end your tenancy you need to give us at least four full weeks’ notice in writing and include all your new contact details..

Here is a PDF template notice that you could use.

Here is a Word template notice that you could use.

Before you move

Here is a list of things that you need to do before you move out:

  • allow access to our staff at a reasonable time to do an inspection
  • pay all rent/charges
  • make sure that all Housing Benefit applications and over payments are resolved
  • clear all the furniture, rubbish, carpets and personal belongings from the home, including the attic
  • clear all rubbish and unwanted item from the garden shed


  • Take final reading for gas, electric and water meters and let your suppliers know
  • Disconnect the phone, contact the telephone company to get a final account at your present address and to take over/install a telephone at your new address
  • Tell your broadband provider and Sky that you are moving
  • Tell TV licencing that you are moving
  • Contact Royal Mail to re-direct your post to your new address
  • In cold weather, turn off the water supply in the mains