Apply to be accredited - landlords

To apply, you will need to:

  • Complete a form declaring your 'Fit and Proper' status
  • Complete an application form 
  • Complete a free one day training course
  • Provide us with a list of properties you own- both single occupancy and house in multiple occupation (HMO) properties 
  • Complete a property checklist for each property you own 
  • Submit full copies of the gas safety report, electrical installation report and Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) report, if requested to do so by the Council.
  • Ensure that all their properties meet the requirements of the code of management for the scheme and are not in a condition that is liable to be hazardous to the health and safety of tenants, visitors or members of the community
  • Ensure that the properties you own or manage have arrangements in place to comply with our requirements to manage their waste properly
  • Provide access to properties for us to carry out random compliance checks.

You can apply for CLAS online; please ensure that you book and complete CLAS training, as this is essential to become accredited. Make sure you read through the Code of Conduct first.

Note: All information provided as part of the CLAS application form/audit will be processed in line with Coventry City Council’s Privacy Policy and will not be shared with 3rd parties.  

Apply for CLAS online

Landlord Accreditation Scheme

Address: PO Box 15
Council House
Earl Street
Coventry
CV1 5RR

Telephone: 024 7697 5467