Private rented sector property licensing

Closed consultation
Start date:
01 January 2021
Closing date:
01 January 2021

Details of the consultation

We consulted on licensing the private rented sector.

Our proposals were aimed at addressing poor housing standards, reducing deprivation and improving tenants’ safety.

How the consultation was delivered

Main consultations methods used:

  • Online questionnaire
  • Face-to-face interviews
  • Meetings with landlords and agents
  • Meetings with residents, including tenants
  • Forums with landlords
  • Email responses stakeholders

Date the consultation closed

29 November 2019.

Further information

The details of the consultation, the findings, the outcomes and how we came to a decision.

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