Easy tools to help you work out your rights and understand your options.
If you don't have a home, the council may have a duty to house you. Use this tool to check your rights. Start assessment
The rules on how and when your landlord can evict you depend on the type of tenancy you have. Start assessment
To understand your rights, you need to be certain what kind of tenancy you have. Use this online checker to find out. Start assessment
Find out immediately whether your landlord has to use a tenancy deposit protection scheme or not. Start assessment
Splitting up is never easy. This easy-to-use tool will give you an idea of your housing rights. Start assessment
A glossary of legal terminology you may come across when dealing with housing issues with links to more information. Browse glossary
Shelter produces a series of handy guides giving information about a range of housing issues. Our housing advice booklets give practical, action-focused tips and don't use specialist housing jargon. See our guides
Use our templates to get important points across in writing. Covers benefit claims, applying as homeless, getting your deposit back, and getting landlords to do repairs. View the templates
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