HMO Licensing in Bridgend
The law requires that certain types of rented property are licensed in order to meet standards that ensure a house is safe for the occupants
On receipt of a valid application, an officer will contact you to arrange an inspection of the licensable property. Following a satisfactory inspection, a draft licence will be issued for your comments, followed by a Full Licence which is valid for a period of 5 years.
In order for us to process your application, a valid application must be made. See the relevant area specific application form for a checklist of supporting documentation that must be submitted.
The HMO licensing fee will be dependent on the area within which your property is situated and will be as follows:
Mandatory HMO Licence Fee: £630
Mandatory HMO Licence Fee (Renewal): £520
There is no fee for variations to a House in Multiple Occupation licence conditions, but once issued the licence is non-transferable so changes to the licence holder would require submission of a new application.
In order to make an application for a HMO Licence, please complete a HMO Licence Application Form and return to:
Civic Offices, Holton Road, Barry, CF63 4RU
Public Register of Licensed HMO's in Bridgend
The Housing Act 2004 requires every local authority to maintain a public register of premises licensed as a HMO.This is the compact version of the register, specifically for the internet following national guidance on publication of information.
HMO Licence List - Bridgend (Excel)