Wish You Had More Cash This Bank Holiday Weekend?

Wish You Had More Cash This Bank Holiday Weekend?

With the Easter bank holiday weekend on the horizon, you might be wishing you had a little extra cash in your pocket.

If you are renting accommodation or have rented within the last 6 years, there could be thousands of pounds just waiting to be claimed by you!

Here at Deposit Recovery Claims, we work to recover your tenancy deposit if it hasn’t been protected by your landlord within 30 days.

If they failed to protect in with one of the government schemes, you may be entitled to up to 3 x your original deposit amount!

It’s important that you check with one of the government schemes to find out whether your tenancy deposit has been protected – you can find out here.

Think you could have a claim? Just fill in our FREE online form here and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

 

 

 

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The Law

Landlords have an obligation to pay deposits received from Tenants into a deposit protection scheme.

The law states that every Landlord who takes a deposit from a Tenant has to protect that deposit by lodging it with one of 3 tenancy deposit protection schemes.

The basis for this requirement is to stop Landlords utilising a Tenants deposit monies as income elsewhere and to make it easier to obtain the return of your deposit when a Tenancy comes to an end.

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The Claim

If a Landlord fails to lodge the deposit with one of the 3 tenancy protection schemes within 30 days of the date on which the deposit was provided by the Tenant the Landlord will be subject to a penalty.

The penalty is likely to be between 1-3 times the amount of deposit paid.

Landlords continue to ignore the law in this regard and to assist Tenants (we do not act for Landlords) we have a team of experienced lawyers operating on cases around the UK enforcing Tenants rights against Landlords and obtaining compensation on behalf of Tenants from Landlords who have failed to comply with their obligations.

Start your claim now

Our Fee

Our review of the claim questionnaire is free.

All claims are dealt with under “No Win No Fee” agreements and the work is conducted by deposit specialists firm Mckays Solicitors Ltd from start to finish.

No payment is required at the outset to start your claim.

You will also be offered After the Event Insurance for increased protection against any adverse costs.

Hey Paul. Just wanted to say thank you for all your hard work, it certainly paid off! I'm treating myself to new flooring in the house. Never dreamed I would get any money back but whoo hoooo I did. You were great, always helped and kept me informed. I would definitely recommend you. Thanks again, take care.

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