International Students

Enquiry

If you would like to rent a property at Bath Riverside while you are studying in Bath, we can help you secure it. First we need further information from you:

- Complete the application form and email it back. (Download the form here in English, Chinese Simplified or Chinese Traditional)

- Scan your Passport, Student ID, proof of course Letter and Visa and email back.

- Once we have this information, we can proceed with viewing any property that is suitable for you.

Securing a Property

When we have agreed a let to you, we will ask you to pay our tenancy arrangement fee – (usually £540). There are extra charges for a third tenant (£120) or for Guarantors (£120).Our bank details are:

Please note these fees are usually non-refundable.

Bank: Lloyds
Sort Code:

30-67-82

Account Number: 2488 8668
Account Name:

TLP Ltd re Client A/C Crisp Cowley

IBAN number GB63LOYD30678224888668
BIC BICLOYDGB21713

When we have received your fee, we will withdraw the property from the lettings market. All funds for the tenancy must be cleared and in our account before you are allowed to check in. You can pay via your bank, online, or at Crisp Cowley.

Guarantor

Please provide email, mobile phone number and full name of UK guarantor. If you do not have a UK based guarantor, you need to pay all rent in advance.

Deposit

The deposit we hold is equivalent to two months’ rent and it will be held in a Custodial Scheme called The Deposit Protection Service. For information:  https://www.depositprotection.com/

Tenancy Agreement

The minimum amount of time we need to arrange the tenancy is four working days from agreeing the terms, it may take longer. We will send the tenancy agreement to you when it is ready. You can sign and scan it back, come to the office to sign it when you pay your money, or sign it on check in.

Checking In

We need to have from you all of the monies due along with signed agreements before you meet with our Inventory Clerk. On the day you move in our inventory Clerk will check you in, agree the condition of the apartment with you, read the meters, show you how the heating works, you will be able to ask questions on how to operate the various appliances in the apartment.

Contacts after Check In

A few days later we will send you copies of the tenancy agreements along with a copy of the inventory and check-in report. You will also receive a welcome pack from Eon for your heat and electricity supply, and from Wessex water for water supply. The Local Authority will contact you about council tax. You need to go to their offices with proof of ID and student information so that they can register you as being exempt from payment of council tax. SabrinaThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at Crisp Cowley will contact you after check in about this.

Our Property Manager is Lucy Sartain This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please email issues to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and she will contact you to arrange access and to ensure that everything is working again. If this is an emergency, please contact our 24 hour helpline.

Quarterly inspections are conducted by Charlotte Crowfoot This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  - an Independent Inventory Clerk.  She will contact you directly to arrange the appointment and this is also an opportunity for you to discuss any maintenance issue you have.

All our tenancies include a monthly clean and the cleaner will also contact you directly to arrange a schedule and access.

Fiona Patton our Lettings Manager will contact you towards the end of your tenancy to ask whether you want to renew and if not, to arrange access for viewings and help you arrange your exit. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If there are any changes in your circumstances please let her know.

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