Landlord Responsibilities

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Landlord Responsibilities

Welcome to Surelock Homes West Sussex your local locksmith service based in Chichester and covering all surrounding areas.

If you have a rental property the landlord by law is responsible to have the minimum level of security in place.

The minimum security relates to door locks and exterior lights. The security required is specified in the Residential Tenancies regulations as of 1st July 2015.

The minimum required security is either a deadlock with a single cylinder or double cylinder that can be opened from inside simply by turning the handle or knob, allowing the person to exit the property in case of an emergency.

The minimum required is a deadlock that with a cylinder and thumb turn on the inside for quick access out in case of an emergency. This lock can be separate or incorporated into the handset.

Rented bedrooms
All locks need to be opened from inside without a key night latches or a deadlock carrying a cylinder with a thumb turn function for quick access out in case of a emergency.

For free advice please call on 07765012081.

Chichester / Emsworth:
01243 710127

Bosham / Selsey:
01243 710974

Bognor Regis / Witterings:
01243 710106

Petersfield / Liss:
01730 239048

01730 460148

Fully Independent

At Surelock Homes in West Sussex we don’t charge for call outs, only for great quality results. We are fully independent and are in no way connected to a national company or a franchise, all our locksmiths are highly skilled, vetted and CRB checked.


Emergency Locksmiths

We get to you fast, when you need us. Surelock Homes provide a 7 day emergency service, so if you have lost your keys, require emergency lock repairs in West Sussex, or have left them in your property, we are here to help – around the clock!

Local Specialists

Garage security and uPVC locksmith specialists. Locked out in West Sussex? As uPVC and garage security specialists, we can deal with any problem, from faulty locks to uPVC door mechanisms and advice on improving your garage door security.

“Yale lock on door was faulty. Lock exmained and barrel replaced. Very efficient and professional”



“Front door lock change.
Prompt + friendly service. Locks changed + hinges fixed.”



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