Decision details

Boroughwide Article 4 Direction for Houses in Multiple Occupancy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No



2.1         Cabinet approved, for public consultation, the Council’s proposal to introduce a Borough wide Article 4 Direction for houses in multiple occupation (HMO).  This Direction, if it were to come into effect, would withdraw permitted development rights for the change of use from Class C3 Dwellinghouses to Class C4 Houses in Multiple Occupation for areas of the Borough not currently covered by an Article 4 Direction.


2.2         Cabinet agreed that the Head of Planning be given delegated authority in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Planning to make minor non-material spelling, formatting and other amendments to the consultation notices and documents where they do not alter the intent of the Direction.



Publication date: 16/10/2019

Date of decision: 16/10/2019

Decided at meeting: 16/10/2019 - Cabinet

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