Decision details

Consultation on Proposals to Introduce Additional Licensing of Houses in Multiple Occupation

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing and Homelessness

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Consent sought for a formal public consultation of a proposal to adopt an Additional HMO Licensing Scheme


  1. To proceed with the statutory consultation on the proposals to introduce Additional Licensing of Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs).
  2. To delegate responsibility to the Director of Infrastructure and Capital Delivery and any other appropriate Officers as required by the Director to conduct the consultation exercise, review its results and then bring forward a report to Cabinet setting out recommendations for implementing or otherwise an Additional HMO Licensing Scheme.

Publication date: 30/11/2020

Date of decision: 08/12/2020

Effective from: 16/12/2020

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