Dealing with anti-social behaviour: Regulatory requirements

Guidance for housing managers

The Housing Act 1996 (Section 218A) requires local authorities and registered providers to publish a policy on anti-social behaviour, explaining how the landlord will deal with it. [13] The current Regulatory Framework for Social Housing in England requires providers to ‘work in partnership with other agencies to prevent and tackle anti-social behaviour in the neighbourhoods where they own homes’. [5] It requires that registered providers demonstrate: