Issue - decisions

Additional Licensing Scheme

02/08/2012 - Additional Licensing Scheme

That:

 

1)     the formal designation be made for an Additional Licensing Scheme for house in multiple occupation within the Breckland area;

2)     the designation be made under Section 56 Housing Act 2004 and the Housing Act 2004: Licensing of Housing Multiple Occupation and Selective Licensing of other Residential Accommodation (England) General Approval 2010;

3)     the designation made apply to all Wards within the Breckland administrative district and to all buildings, or parts of buildings as follows:

a)     occupied by more than one household and where more than one household shares or lacks an amenity;

b)     occupied by more than one household and is a converted building containing not entirely self contained flats; and

c)      is converted into self contained flats but does not meet the requirements of the Building Regulations 1991 and where at least one third of the flats are occupied under short tenancies.