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Issue details

Considering the case for Additional Houses in Multiple Occupation Licensing

Purpose of Report: To determine whether to undertake public consultation on a proposal to introduce additional HMO licensing.

The Executive will be asked to consider the existing evidence base and determine whether they wish to approve a 10 week consultation on the introduction of additional licensing for Houses in Multiple Occupation in order to improve standards.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Be significant in terms of its effects on communities;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 01/02/2021

Level of Risk: 04-08 Regular monitoring required;

Decision due: 18/03/21 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Housing & Safer Neighbourhoods

Lead director: Corporate Director of Economy and Place

Department: Directorate of Economy and Place

Contact: Ruth Abbott Email: ruth.abbott@york.gov.uk Email: ruth.abbott@york.gov.uk.

Consultation process

Considered by Housing and Community Safety Scrutiny.
The report proposes a 10 week consultation with residents and owners of Houses in Multiple Occupation


Agenda items


  • Considering the case for Additional Houses in Multiple Occupation Licensing  


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