House in multiple occupation licence
Information on applying for, or changing a license for a house in multiple occupation
If you rent out a property for house in multiple occupancy (HMO) in our Borough you may require a licence from us.
Licences may be granted if:
- the house is or can be made suitable for multiple occupation
- the applicant is fit the most appropriate person to hold the licence
- the proposed manager has control of the house, and is fit and proper to be the manager
- the management arrangements are satisfactory.