Multiple Occupancy Housing

MQT on 2016-05-25
Session date: 
May 25, 2016
Question By: 
Joanne McCartney
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor


Please can you provide me with the number of times i) private landlords who own multiple occupancy houses in London have been found to not hold a Housing of Multiple Occupancy licence and ii) how many received penalties for not having a licence in the last three calendar years? Please can your provide this information per year and per borough in Excel format.


Answer for Multiple Occupancy Housing

Answer for Multiple Occupancy Housing

Answered By: 
The Mayor

At present this information is only held at borough-level and is not centrally collected by any public body. One of my top priorities as Mayor will be to improve the quality of rented properties by naming and shaming rogue landlords.