Issue details

Approval of the framework for calculating the level of civil penalty charge for breaches of landlord duties under private sector housing laws

Approval is being sought for a framework for calculating financial penalty charges for offences committed by landlords under the provisions of the Housing and Planning Act 2016 for housing-related offences. The ability to issue financial penalty charges is an alternative to prosecution, in accordance with the Public Protection Regulatory Services Enforcement Policy

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/09/2022

Anticipated restriction: Public  -

Decision due: 20 Oct 2022 by The Mayor and Executive Member for Adult Social Care and Public Health

Lead member: Executive Member for Adult Social Care, Public Health, Public Protection and Digital Inclusion

Lead director: Director of Adult Social Care & Health Integration

Contact: Judith Hedgley, Head of Service - Public Protection Email:

Does this Plan form part of the Council Budget / Policy Framework?: no

Would this decision be contrary to the Policy Framework, or not wholly in accordance with the Council's approved Budget?: no

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