Smoke alarm regulations (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-03-16
Session date: 
March 16, 2016
Reference: 
2016/1294
Question By: 
Fiona Twycross
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

What are you doing with local authorities to ensure that those bad landlords who are ignoring the smoke alarm regulations are fined?

Answer

Answer for Smoke alarm regulations (1)

Answer for Smoke alarm regulations (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I have successfully worked with the government to ensure that measures are included in the Housing and Planning Bill to make it easier for local authorities to fine and prosecute landlords who are in breach of their legal responsibilities.