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Should Landlords Be Carrying Out Immigration Checks On Tenants?

Should Landlords Be Carrying Out Immigration Checks On Tenants?

Submitted by • June 28, 2018 bit.ly

The government’s Right To Rent policy is being challenged in the High Court amid concerns that it encourages racism and discrimination by landlords against potential tenants. The challenge was launched by the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants (JCWI), which believes the policy is in breach of the European Convention of Human Rights as it “incentivises discrimination“.

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