Your rights as a private tenant
Islington Council expects all landlords letting out accommodation in the borough to make sure that their properties are safe, free from hazards and in good repair.
Reporting poor conditions
If you rent your home from a private landlord and it is in a bad condition or is unsafe there are steps you can take to make the landlord carry out the needed work.
Find out about low cost home ownership options.
Some types of shared housing require the landlord to get a licence to protect tenants from poor conditions
How to rent
GOV.UK guide to renting
Recycling in private rented accommodation
All properties in Islington have a recycling collection at least every week and most also have a food and garden waste recycling service
Rogue Landlord Checker
Check whether your landlord has been prosecuted for Housing related offences