mandatory licensing

mandatory licensing

New proposals would bring about 174,000 more HMO properties into licensing

18 October, 20161 Comments
Government have proposed a minimum bedroom size and the extension of licensing to thousands more properties, as part of a government crackdown on rogue landlords in England. Focusing on bad landlords who cram tenants into overcrowded PRS homes, these new proposals only apply to England, and include the introduction of a minimum bedroom size of
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Oldham Council proposes Selective Licensing scheme

24 March, 20140 Comments
Another local authority is proposing a consultation to find out if it needs to bring in a Selective Licensing scheme for private renting landlords. If the plan is approved by Oldham Council’s cabinet the formal consultation would involve residents, private landlords, businesses and other stakeholders in 16 areas across the borough. Selective Licensing schemes aim
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