From 13 June 2014, The Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 consolidate and replace the Consumer Protection (Distance Selling) Regulations 2000 and the Cancellation of Contracts made in a Consumer’s Home or Place of Work etc Regulations 2008.
There are a number of contracts which are excluded from the regulations including a contract for rental of accommodation for residential purposes so these regulations do not apply to residential landlord and tenant.
The Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Payments) Regulations 2013 Part 1 states that
6. (1)—These Regulations do not apply to a contract, to the extent that it is
(d) for rental of accommodation for residential purposes;