Issue details

Issue details

Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO) Licensing Scheme

The Council designated the whole of the City subject to Additional Licensing of HMOs in 2010 which was phased into effect from the 24 January 2011 and 31 January 2012. Each Phase of the scheme was designated for 5 years and during this time the Council must undertake a review.  The report submitted to the June CEB provided findings from a review of the impact of the scheme.  CEB agreed to proceed with a consultation exercise regarding the future of the Additional Licensing scheme.


The report to be submitted to the October CEB will set out the results of the consultation exercise for Additional Licensing and set out recommendations for the future of the scheme.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant effect on people living or working in at least 2 wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 06/02/2015

Scrutiny Responsibility: Scrutiny Committee;

Decision due: 15 Oct 2015 by City Executive Board (became Cabinet on 13 May 2019)

Department: Community Services

Consultation process

Consultation will occur after the June report.


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