Private tenants Here you can find out about the rights and responsibilities of private tenants. Private landlords Here you can find out about the rights and responsibilities of private tenants. Repair and maintenance of houses Here you can find information on major issues around the repair and maintenance of houses. Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) Information for landlords and tenants on energy efficiency regulations. Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO) Information and advice on Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) for landlords and tenants. Also, details on how to apply for a landlord licence for Houses in Multiple Occupation. Fire safety for landlords/letting agents Find out about the responsibilities that landlords and letting agents have regarding smoke and heat detection in a rented property. Redress scheme it is a legal requirement for lettings agents and landlords to join a government approved redress scheme. Housing enforcement policy Access the Housing Enforcement Policy that Calderdale Council approved in July 2023.