Decision details

Draft Conversions to Flats and HMO Supplementary Planning Document - additional section

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Planning and Building Control

Decision status: Awaiting Implementation

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The purpose of this report is to seek the Cabinet Member’s approval of a new section to the draft Conversions to Flats and Houses of Multiple Occupation (HMO) SPD for consultation.




That the new section to the draftConversions to Flats and HMO SPD (as set out in Annex 1 of this report) for consultation be approved.


Reasons for the Decision(s):


To allow for new section to be included and consulted on in the draft Conversions to Flats and HMO SPD prior to its final approval.


Alternative Options Considered and Rejected: (including any Risk Implications)


To include the new section without further engagement – however there is a risk that this would not be afforded the same weight on the decision-making process


Not to include new section – this would not allow us to insist on management plans and be unsure if they will be well run.


Publication date: 25/01/2023

Date of decision: 25/01/2023

Effective from: 03/02/2023

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