Rent a room scheme

Tell me about...

We recommend:

  • The Rent a Room scheme
    If you already have a lodger or are thinking about letting furnished rooms in your home, you can receive up to £4,250 a year tax-free (£2,125 if letting jointly). This is known as the Rent a Room scheme.

You may also want:

  • Rent a room scheme (PDF 156K)
    Rent a Room applies only to owner-occupiers and tenants who receive rent from letting furnished accommodation in their only or main home.