Can I rent privately at 17?
If a young person is living independently and responsible for paying the rent, s/he will be eligible, subject to restrictions applying to persons of any age, for housing benefit. Many 16 or 17 year-olds will fall within the Single Room Rent restrictions imposed on those aged under 35 .
Can you live on your own at 16 UK?
If you’re 16 and over you can leave home without your parents’ or carers’ consent. You’re unlikely to be made to go back home unless you are in danger. It’s not usually a good idea to leave home before you’re 18.
Can I kick my 17 year old out of the house UK?
Aged 16-17 You can leave home without your parents’ or carers’ permission. Or they can ask you to leave. But it’s important to think carefully before deciding to move out and leave home.
Can I be kicked out at 17?
If your teen is a minor, according to the law you can’t toss him out. Unless your teen has been emancipated (the court severs the parent’s legal obligations) you are still legally accountable for his welfare. Aside from the legal aspect, it’s your job to be the parent and you are responsible for your teen’s safety.