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PDPLA Response to Portsmouth City Council proposal to introduce Additional Licensing

PDPLA document, submitted on 29/7/2022 @ 15.30 to Portsmouth City Council as the Associations formal response to the PCC Consultation on the introduction of Additional Licensing for 3 and 4 bed HMOs

The document comprises 4 sections as follows:


  1. Objections to the introduction of Additional Licensing (AL) and issues with the associated documentation
  2. The economics of HMOs in the city (why rents will increase 50%)
  3. If PCC proceed in spite of our objections, our recommendations
  4. Some suggestions on how to resolve issues without introducing AL

Plus an Appendix with a letter we sent, 10 years ago, objecting to the introduction of AL then - saldy, little changes...