Issue details

Supporting residents in the private rented sector

Purpose of the Report: To update on the Additional Licensing Programme for Houses in Multiple Occupation. It will seek approval to further support tenants in unlicensed Houses in Multiple Occupation to meet our ambition of increasing the quality and standard of private rented houses in the city.

The Executive Member will be asked to support a proposal to further support residents in unlicensed Houses in Multiple Occupation.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: Clifton Ward; Fishergate Ward; Fulford and Heslington Ward; Guildhall Ward; Heworth Ward; Hull Road Ward; Micklegate Ward; Osbaldwick and Derwent Ward;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 21/08/2023

Decision due: 20/09/23 by Decision Session - Executive Member for Housing, Planning and Safer Communities

Lead member: Executive Member for Housing, Planning and Safer Communities

Lead director: Corporate Director of Place

Department: Directorate of Place

Contact: Michael Jones, Head of Housing Delivery and Asset Management email:;

Consultation process

Discussions around the implications and case studies from other Local Authorities with HMO licensing.

Equality Impact Assessment Completed?: EIA will be considered as part of the report.


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