About The DPS

Since 2007 we've focused solely on perfecting deposit protection

At The DPS, we don't play around when it comes to deposit protection. For over 13 years, we've driven ourselves to provide the best service to letting agents and landlords. We provide FREE easy to use Custodial deposit protection, and a competitively-priced Insured scheme. 

7.2+ million

deposits protected


clients served


disputes resolved

Government authorised

Department for Levelling Up, Housing and CommunitiesWe’re the original Government authorised Custodial scheme, protecting over 7.2 million deposits since 2007, and the largest provider of deposit protection scheme in the UK.



A choice of schemes

Choose our FREE Custodial scheme or competitively priced Insured deposit protection for letting agents and landlords


Custodial logo

Free to use regardless how many deposits you protect. We hold the deposit and repay it at the end of the tenancy – meaning less admin for you.

Insured logo

Pay a small fee for each deposit protected, keep hold of the deposit and repay it at the end of the tenancy.

Got over 100 deposits to protect?
Ask us about discounted Insured protection rates

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We keep deposit
protection simple

No hidden fees

Free dispute resolution

Complimentary training, tools and webinars

Free quarterly DPS Rent Index


Hassle-free admin

Simple intuitive account management tools

No renewals - your deposit is protected for
the life of the tenancy

What our clients say about us

We value the views of our clients and are delighted so many are willing to tell us how much they value our service.