Hyndburn Borough Council

Hyndburn Borough Council

Proposed Selective Licensing Designation Consultation 2017

(period runs from 23 January 2017 to 17 April 2017)

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The Housing Act 2004 gives Councils the power to introduce selective licensing of private rented homes within a designated area.  Hyndburn Borough Council is considering whether it would be appropriate to introduce a new selective licensing designation for parts of Accrington and Church.

Attached below are details of the proposed designation including:-

We want to hear your views about the licensing of private landlords.  Once you have considered the proposals please spend a view moments to answer one of the following questionnaires:-

The questionnaire can be returned to us by the 17 April 2017 at strat@hyndburnbc.gov.uk or alternatively at:

The Private Rented Team
Hyndburn Borough Council
Scaitcliffe House
Ormerod Street

2 Exhibition / Open Events are taking place as follows which you are welcome to attend to get more information :

Wednesday 22 February 2017
Drop in between 12 noon and 5:00pm at
Accrington Town Hall, Broadway, Accrington


Wednesday 1 March 2017
Drop in between 4:00pm and 8:00pm at
Haworth Art Gallery, Hollins Lane Accrington

Further information can also be obtained from the Private Rented Team at Hyndburn BC offices, Scaitcliffe House, Ormerod Street, Accrington or by telephone on 01254 388111

The Consultation period runs from 23 January 2017 to 17 April 2017.

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