Select your preferred tenancy deposit protection scheme below.
|FEATURES||TDS Custodial||TDS Insured RICS/ Propertymark members and Housing Associations||TDS Insured SafeAgent/Law Society members||TDS Insured unaffiliated membership route|
|TDS holds the money||Yes||No||No||No|
|Both parties contact TDS to release the deposit||Yes||No||No||No|
|Agent/landlord can raise a dispute||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Tenant can raise a dispute||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|You hold the money||No||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Letting Partnership health check required||No||No||No||Yes|
|PRICE COMPARISON||TDS Custodial||TDS Insured RICS/ Propertymark members and Housing Associations||TDS Insured NALS/Law Society members||TDS Insured unaffiliated membership route|
|*Maximum rate you could pay||Free||£10.25 (plus VAT) per tenancy||£11.75 (plus VAT) per tenancy||£13.75 (plus VAT) per tenancy|
|Low dispute rate discount||N/A||Yes||Yes||No|
|Minimum rate you could pay after dispute discount||Free||£4.95 (plus VAT) per tenancy||£5.67 (plus VAT) per tenancy||£13.75 (plus VAT) per tenancy|
|Join||JoinJoin TDS Custodial||Join TDS Insured||Join TDS Insured||Join TDS Insured|
*Headline rates updated as of 26/02/2021
*Membership of TDS Insured is on an annual basis. Your fee is calculated at the start of each membership year (1 April – 31 March) based on the number of deposits you are protecting and discounts are applied for low numbers of disputes.