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Extension of Mandatory Licensing for Houses in Multiple Occupation

To approve the new Licence fee and agree to the recruitment of additional staffing resource to carry out new mandatory licensing requirements.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 21/05/2018

Decision due: 19 Jun 2018 by Executive Councillor for Housing and Homelessness

Lead member: Executive Councillor for Housing and Homelessness

Lead director: Strategic Director (SH)

Department: Environmental Services

Contact: Claire Adelizzi, Residential Team Manager (Environmental & Public Health) Email: claire.adelizzi@cambridge.gov.uk.

Additional Information: Requested for pre-scrutiny by Mrs Best and Mrs Minns.

Background Information: A change in legislation will create a significant increase in the number of HMOs that require mandatory licensing from the 1st October 2018. Additional resources in staffing will need to be provided through a self-funding scheme.


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