Private rented housing
More information on grant assistance, advice on how to deal with empty properties in the area and the Landlord Accreditation Scheme.
Many people live in properties that are converted into flats, bedsits or shared houses. These are known as Houses in Multiple Occupation.
Use this online form to report a private housing disrepair.
Grant information on disabled facilities, renovation, improving energy efficiency and funding through the Landlord Accrediation Scheme.
We have legal powers to deal with long-term empty homes, which we can use if owners do not make arrangements to reoccupy the property.
Find out more about the council’s approved Landlord Accreditation Scheme.
Last updated: 20th February 2014