Issue details

Selective Licensing - KEY/17OCT14/01

Cabinet received a report following a referral from Councillor Peter Hiller, the Cabinet Member for Growth, Planning, Housing and Economic Development.


The purpose of the report was to outline detailed proposals to Cabinet for a Selective Licensing Scheme for the private rented housing sector within Peterborough following public consultation.


Cabinet considered the report and RESOLVED to approve the introduction of a Selective Licensing Scheme for the private rented accommodation sector within Peterborough, subject to Secretary of State approval, in the areas described in Appendix 4 to the report, the conditions of which were as set out in Appendices 1, 6 and 7 to the report.



Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significantly affecting two or more electoral wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 19/09/2014

Decision due: 29 Feb 2016 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Peter Hiller

Lead director: Corporate Director People and Communities

Department: People Services

Contact: Belinda Child, Head of Housing and Health Improvement Email:; Tel: 01733 863769 Email: Tel: 01733 863769.

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Strong and Supportive Scrutiny Committee

Meeting Open to Public: N/A


Agenda items


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