If your property is an HMO that needs a licence, you can apply, renew or change your licence.
To apply, renew or change your licence, you will need to:
If you are having trouble downloading the application form, you can read our guidance.
A HMO licence lasts for five years.
When you make your application, you will need to provide a number of documents.
You will need:
- a current gas safety certificate
- a current electrical installation condition report
- a written fire risk assessment
- a plan of the property showing room sizes, numbers of rooms and numbers of occupiers in each room
If you plan to make changes to your property so that it no longer needs a licence, you can apply for a Temporary Exemption Notice. This lasts for three months.