Rent Smart Wales Please see the following links to the official Rent Smart Wales website: Frequently Asked Questions The following page provides a number of frequently asked questions. Click on the question to find the answer. If you can't find the answer to a question you have, please contact Rent Smart Wales. General What is Rent Smart Wales? Landlord Accreditation Wales FAQs Landlord Registration I am a landlord in Wales; how do I register and what do I have to do? I want to register on-line but I am the landlord for a lot of rental properties in Wales. Is there a way I can upload my properties to the register rather than input them individually? Can an agent register on behalf of a landlord? How much does it cost to register as a landlord? What information is made publicly available about a registered landlord or licensed landlord/agent? What are the fees collected for landlord registration and landlord and agent licensing used for? Do I need to include rental properties I have outside of Wales in my registration? Landlord and Agent Licensing How do I obtain a landlord licence and how long does it last? The definition of letting and management activities carried out by a landlord for which they must have a licence Who needs to be trained so that a landlord can be licensed? How much does a landlord licence cost? The definition of letting and management work carried out by an agent for which they must have a licence How do I obtain an agent licence and how long does it last? How much does an agent licence cost? What training must I do to obtain a licence? I am a landlord and an agent; do I need to apply for both a Landlord Licence and an Agent Licence? I need to become licensed to manage a rental property in Wales but cannot attend a training course in person. What can I do? Who needs to register and obtain a licence? I have a licensed House in Multiple Occupation in Wales; do I have to be registered and licensed with Rent Smart Wales? I own a house but my partner does all the management work. Do we both need a licence? I jointly own a rental property with someone else. We both do the property management work. Do we both need to register and become licensed? I own some rental properties on my own and some jointly. Who needs to register and who needs to obtain a licence? I own and manage my own rental properties and also manage others' rental properties. What do I need to do? I run a letting and management agency and we have a number of staff. Which if my staff need to be trained so my company can get a licence? I am a Trustee of a Trust which owns property in Wales. Does the new legislation apply to us and our property? Do contractors such as gardeners, gas engineers, electricians, etc need to apply for a licence?