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The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm Regulations

From 1 October 2015 there are changes which affect Local Authorities and Landlords

  

The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm Regulations

From 1 October 2015 there are changes which affect Local Authorities and Landlords

  

Crawley Borough Council are responsible for regulating and enforcing conditions within Houses of Multiple Occupation (HMOs). We help to ensure that HMOs are not overcrowded and have adequate facilities in place.

How do I know if I need a licence?

Some HMO’s require a licence. If the answer is yes to each of the questions below the property will require a licence:

Does your property have three or more storeys (including habitable attics or basements)?

Does your property have five or more tenants?

Are any of your tenants unrelated to each other? (forming two or more households)

What is a household?

The following are considered as households for the purposes of the Housing Act 2004:

How much will a licence cost?

Click on the link below for information on all licence fees.

Find out more; see some Frequently asked Questions about HMOs.

Public Register of HMO Licences

Please find a list below of HMO Register Licences granted recently:

If you are aware of a property being used as a HMO and wish to bring it to the attention of the Private Sector Housing team, please complete the online HMO Reporting Form

Links


(01293) 438418 or
(01293) 438267 ps.housing@crawley.gov.uk ps.housing@crawley.gov.uk
Private Sector Housing
Town Hall
The Boulevard
Crawley
West Sussex RH10 1UZ

Contact Us

tel:
(01293) 438418 or
(01293) 438267

email: ps.housing@crawley.gov.uk

address:
Private Sector Housing
Town Hall
The Boulevard
Crawley
West Sussex RH10 1UZ

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