Understanding HMOS and the Current Licensing system
This course delves into The Housing Act 2004 and covers the different licensing models and mandatory licensing reforms which came into force on 1 October 2018. It has a practical application and provides an insight into the potential of this sector.
- What is a HMO?
- Three tests under the Housing Act 2004
- What constitutes a household
- HMO for planning purposes
- General Permitted Development C3 and C4 use
- Article 4 direction
- Mandatory, selective and additional licensing
- Minimum room sizes
- Application process
- Transition arrangements
- License conditions
- HMO management regulations
- Fitness for Human Habitation Act
- Active versus proactive management
- Risk assessing and frequency of inspection
- Local Authority powers, notices and fines
Our popular virtual classroom offers a streamlined version of our face-to-face courses. You will benefit from a dedicated session with our expert trainer from the comfort of your home or office. To enable the course to run smoothly, we ask that you mute your microphone unless asking a question and keep your camera on.
Our face-to-face courses adhere to the latest Government safety advice and you’ll benefit from the full lesson plan plus an increased level of interaction and group work. This is your chance to participate in group discussions with our expert trainer and other delegates on the course.
The safety of our staff and members remains our highest priority and we offer a full range of digital learning opportunities. All face-to-face courses organised by Propertymark will be conducted fully in line with the latest Government guidance.
If you or someone in your household are experiencing symptoms on the day or prior to the meeting, please inform us so we can cancel your booking and offer your place to our waiting list. If you have any questions please contact our Courses team on 01926 417 787 or email [email protected]
This course covers a multitude of topics which all offer practical solutions to important agency issues that have assumed an even greater importance during the pandemic.
Refresh your knowledge on the more complex areas of residential lettings that don't always form part of your day-to-day work.
Work through complicated areas of letting and managing property, get up to date with all the recent changes to housing law and expand your existing skill set.