Private Sector Housing
Last Modified February 04, 2016
Information on our Empty Homes Strategy, including how we can help owners bring their properties up to standard and into use.
Controlling condensation and mould plus home energy saving and a guide to insulation.
The Housing Act 2004 gives local authorities the power to enforce housing standards across the borough.
Find out here about tenants rights to redress under the new legislation.
Information on the registration and safety requirements for houses in multiple occupancy.
Information on park homes, mobile homes and caravans.
Information on the PLACE scheme, which includes interest free loans for empty homes.
A scheme to assist home owners maximise the use of their property without the need to deal with tenants or any of the legal issues.
Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm Regulations
Housing Enforcement Policy