Landlord prosecutions

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Dear Hambleton District Council,

This is a request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

I would like to request the following information:

For the financial years 2018/2019, 2019/2020 and 2020/2021, please provide:

– The number of landlords prosecuted by the council
– The number of complaints the council received about private rented properties
– The number of civil penalty notices issued against a landlord or letting agent as well as the total annual sum of the fines.

I would like to receive the information in an electronic format. If you feel that a substantive response to this request is not possible within a reasonable time frame, or the request is too broad, I would be grateful if you could contact me and provide assistance as to how I could refine the request.

Yours faithfully,

Adam Bychawski

Environmental Health Technical Support, Hambleton District Council

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Good Afternoon,

 

Thank you for your request, please see the answers to your questions as
per below;

 

For the financial years 2018/2019, 2019/2020 and 2020/2021, please
provide:

The number of landlords prosecuted by the council?

Zero

The number of complaints the council received about private rented
properties

2018/2019                                                      - 42

2019/2020                                                        31

2020/2021                                                        12

The number of civil penalty notices issued against a landlord or letting
agent as well as the total annual sum of the fines.

Zero 

 

Please find attached our Appeals procedure for information and to quote
the ref 202102582 in any further correspondence.

Kind regards

Lindsey