Assured tenancy contract is also known as a short-hold contract and is a residential lease agreement between landlords and tenant. It is usually framed for an initial period of six months and can be extended to a period of twelve months also, but is generally a short term contract. The contract must outline the details of the landlords and tenants participating in the contract, as well as the terms and conditions governing it.

Sample Assured Tenancy Contract

Under part 5 of the Housing Act of 1977

According to Amendment 28 of the Housing Act of 1989

Date of agreement:  3rd December 2012

The “Landlords”, their address and phone numbers:

The Assured Tenancy Contract is hereby effected between:

Patricia Evans and Josephine Butler of McKenzie lane, New York, 74646465 [henceforth referred to as the “Landlords”]


The “Tenants”, their addresses and phone numbers [both separate and together]

First tenant: Jacob Rogers, 56 Kensington Avenue, New York 37445647

Second tenant: Samantha Fields, 78 Roger K Moore Street, New York, 47564756

Third tenant: Jennifer Connelly, B Esquire Apartments, New York, 4783456

Fourth tenant: Brian McAdams, Tee Board Estates, New Jersey, 38746347 [henceforth referred to as the “Tenants”]


The tenants are required to pay the rent for eleven months with one month’s rent to be paid half. The rent is to be paid in three instalments according to the scheme provided below:

First instalment: 3rd December 2012 to 3rd May 2013

Second instalment: 4th May 2013 to 4th September 2013

Third instalment: 5th September 2013 to 2nd December 2013

The rent per month is 300 $.

All terms and conditions must be read carefully.


Landlords: _____________________________

Tenant [s]: ______________________________________

Date: 3rd December 2012

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