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Housing charges

There may be a charge for the enforcement action we undertake. The following charges will be applied to the property owner under section 49 Housing Act 2004.

Enforcement action Charge 
Statement of Facts £166.40
Immigration Certificate £166.40
Pre or new purchase inspection of HMO/purpose built flats*
Service of Housing Act 2004 Notices  
Improvement notice (Section 11 or 12) £482.56
Prohibition Order £482.56
Emergency Prohibition Order £482.56
Emergency Remedial Action £244.40
Hazard Awareness Notice £0
Review of Suspended Improvement Notice £161.20
Review of Suspended Prohibition Order £161.20
Demolition Order (Section 265, Housing Act 1985) £482.56

*Service subject to staff resources.

Where the enforcement procedure includes obtaining specialist reports or surveys such as electrical safety report, gas safety report or structural engineers report etc the additional costs incurred will be added to the above fees.

We may increase the amount of the standard fee where the work involved is significantly greater than average due to the size of the property or extent of deficiencies.

Last Updated on Monday, April 15, 2024

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