Dear Newcastle upon Tyne City Council,
Under the FOI Act, could you please provide me with the current and full HMO register? The register will be used in an academic study for my masters thesis, which is investigating the impact of the Article 4 Direction on the residential investment market.
Reference: FOI 12070
Thank you for your request for information. We are dealing with it under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
We have passed your request to relevant colleagues who will respond within 20 working days starting the working day after receipt of your request.
Freedom of Information Team
Freedom of Information Act 2000: Request for Information.
we are required to keep a public register of licensed HMO’s which is available via the public access site at
There is no requirement to keep a register of the smaller, non-licensed HMO’s and we do not have any record of these.
I attached a recent download of all of the licensed HMO’s, in the pdf attachment.
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Philip Scott BSc (Hons) M.C.I.E.H. DipNEBOSH
Senior Practitioner - Housing
Regulation & Development
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