Rental Property Registration

Any owner of a residential property that is leased for rent is required to register their property.  All rental property owners are required to update their registration information annually by May 1st.  Registration forms may be faxed to (302) 395-5545 or e-mailed to
New Castle County has created a brochure to provide tenants with information regarding rights and responsibilities.  Property owners are required to provide their tenants with a copy of the brochure, which can be downloaded from the Tenants Page.  Use the link on the left-hand side of this page to access the Tenants Page.
The residential rental property registration and inspection program is designed to help improve overall living conditions in the more than 35,000 rental housing units in unincorporated New Castle County.  Call or email the Department of Land Use for more information.