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Valuation Office Agency (VOA)

  • This is an executive agency of HM Revenue and Customs providing the Government with valuations and property advice supporting taxation and benefits.
  • This body sets fair levels for:
    • Protected Tenancy rents
    • Council Tax Bands
    • Local Authority Allowances (housing benefits):
      • Rent Officers establish LA valuations for:
        • landlords and tenants.
      • These private rent valuations are based on average rents registered during the preceding 12 months.
Published: 11 November 2013 Last Updated: 17 November 2021