MORE ABOUT COMPULSORY PRIVATE RENTED SECTOR LICENSING

Newham Council introduced a licensing scheme for all private rented sector properties in January 2013. Under the title 'Licence to Thrill' Inside Housing (Kane Kirkbride, 11 October, 2013) carries an update on this move

Also in Inside Housing (http://www.insidehousing.co.uk) are reports that Southwark Council is taking the first steps towards compulsory licensing of private rented sector properties (Peter Apps, 11 December 2013), and that Liverpool Council also has been considering introducing a licensing scheme for the city's private rented sector (Rhiannon Bury, 4 January 2013).

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Licence to Thrill

Southwark Takes First Step Towards Compulsory PRS Licensing Scheme

Council May Introduce PRS Licensing Scheme