Letting Agent Fees
There have been votes in Parliament on if letting agent fees, charged to tenants, ought be more strongly regulated or even banned.
Baroness Burt of Solihull generally voted against restrictions on fees charged to tenants by letting agents
TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all
of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source
data on PublicWhip.org.uk.
On 25 Jun 2014:
Baroness Burt of Solihull was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Private Rented Sector — Ban on Letting Agent Fees — Default 3 Year Tenancies — Action on Excessive Rent Rises
On 16 Jun 2014:
Baroness Burt of Solihull was absent for a vote on Consumer Rights Bill — New Clause 30 — Report on Detriment Caused by Letting Agent Fees and Plans to Prohibit Detrimental Fees
On 13 May 2014:
Baroness Burt of Solihull voted not to ban letting agents charging tenants, or prospective tenants, fees.
On 14 May 2013:
Baroness Burt of Solihull voted against calling on the Government to take real action on jobs, affordable accommodation, rising energy and water bills, the costs of travel to work.
Note for journalists and researchers: The data on this page may be used freely,
on condition that TheyWorkForYou.com is cited as the source.
For an explanation of the vote descriptions please see our page about
voting information on TheyWorkForYou.