Issue details

PROPOSED COVERAGE EXTENSION OF ARTICLE 4 DIRECTIONS OVER SMALL-HOUSES IN MULTIPLE OCCUPATION

To enable better management of concentrations of Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO’s) in Leicester, preserve the residential amenity and character of neighbourhoods, and protect houses suitable for family occupation from conversion to HMO’s.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant effect on 2 or more wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 02/07/2021

Open/Exempt: Open;

Decision due: Not before 1 Jan 2022 by City Mayor (Individual Decision)

Lead member: Sir Peter Soulsby, City Mayor themayor@leicester.gov.uk

Lead director: Andrew L Smith

Department: City Development & Neighbourhoods

Contact: Grant Butterworth, Head of Planning Email: Planning.policy@leicester.gov.uk Email: grant.butterworth@leicester.gov.uk.

Consultation process

A public consultation will be undertaken on the proposed extensions before confirmation.

Decisions