A 'letting agent' is a person who engages in letting agency work (whether or not that person engages in other work)1. A person is not a letting agent if he engages in letting agency work in the course of his employment under a contract of employment2. Nor is a person a letting agent if he is an authorised person under the Legal Services Act 20073 engaged in legal activity4 and he does nothing else that is classified as 'lettings agency work'5. Further exclusions may be made by regulations made by the appropriate national authority6.
'Letting agency work' means things done
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