If approved, this will mean £0every rented property in the City £0- £0irrespective of property type or who lives in it – £0will have to be licensed (unless already licenced under another scheme). The proposal is for the properties to be licenced by landlords £0obtaining a licence demonstrating that they and their properties meet required standards. £0The £0proposed license cost is £3600 per property.
This scheme will affect around 26 00 privately rented properties in the City, and will no doubt have a huge affect on property conditions and rents. £0
The consultation about the proposed scheme is due to end on 31st March 2017. Further information about the proposals and a online questionnaire can be found on Nottingham City Councils website here: £0http://www.nottinghamcity.gov.uk/qualityhousingforall
Another Local Authority in the area (Ashfield District Council) have also brought in a Selective Licensing Scheme but on a much smaller / select area.
Should you wish to discuss Selective Licencing with us further, please do not hesiate to contact us. £0