Tenancy Protection Service
The Tenancy Protection Service (TPS) is a national service providing advice and support to individuals, couples and families living in private rented accommodation experiencing tenancy problems and where your tenancy is at risk.
The TPS seeks to protect existing tenancies, keeping you in your home and preventing you from having to access homeless services.
The TPS can apply for an enhanced rent supplement payment above existing rent caps where you in receipt of rent supplement and are at risk of homelessness due to a rent increase. This currently applies to the following areas: Dublin, Kildare, Meath, Wicklow, Cork City and its environs, Galway, Mayo and Roscommon. If you live outside of these areas the TPS can assist you in making an application to your Department of Social Protection Representative.
Contact The Tenancy Protection Service (TPS) helpline on freephone 1800 454 454 Monday to Friday 9am to 9pm.