It is proposed that 5 year Fixed Term Tenancies are used for all new tenants.
Exceptions will be: –
Existing tenants of TDC or another affordable housing provider whose tenancy commenced before 1 January 2014 unless they move into a new house with affordable rent.
Older people who have reached state retirement age. In a couple this is where one person is at state retirement age.
Former armed forces personnel who have been both medically and honourably discharged and saw active service during their military career.
Households where the applicant, spouse/partner or dependent child has a disability (Disability defined within the Disability Discrimination Act as a person who has a physical or mental impairment that has a substantial and long-term effect on his or her ability to carry out normal day to day activities).
Applicants or spouse/partner who is terminally ill. Permalink