House in multiple occupation (HMO) - licence, fees and rules

HMO licence fees

HMO licence application fees 2017/18

The licence fee is dependent on:

  • The length of the licence (in years)
  • The size of the property
  • Whether it is a new licence or you are renewing the licence

The information below gives you an indication of the fees to licence a typical HMO, depending on the length of licence required.

Re-licence application fees

One year licence:

  • Three bedrooms and one shared habitable room: £114.15
  • Five bedrooms and no shared habitable rooms: £189.73
  • Eight bedrooms and two shared habitable rooms: £565.83

Three year licence:

  • Three bedrooms and one shared habitable room: £291.35
  • Five bedrooms and no shared habitable rooms: £447.87
  • Eight bedrooms and two shared habitable rooms: £839.17

Five year licence:

  • Three bedrooms and one shared habitable room: £552.61
  • Five bedrooms and no shared habitable rooms: £715.29
  • Eight bedrooms and two shared habitable rooms: £1121.99

New HMO licence application fees

One year licence:

  • Three bedrooms and one shared habitable room: £189.73
  • Five bedrooms and no shared habitable rooms: £264.95
  • Eight bedrooms and two shared habitable rooms: £641.05

Three year licence:

  • Three bedrooms and one shared habitable room: £368.09
  • Five bedrooms and no shared habitable rooms: £524.61
  • Eight bedrooms and two shared habitable rooms: £915.91

Five year licence:

  • Three bedrooms and one shared habitable room: £630.89
  • Five bedrooms and no shared habitable rooms: £793.57
  • Eight bedrooms and two shared habitable rooms: £1200.27

Please contact the Private Sector Housing Team for more information on the fees.

Last updated: ‎02‎/‎11‎/‎2017‎ ‎10‎:‎36‎:‎44‚Äč

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