Regional news

The important regional news stories affecting landlords in England and Wales, including news of licensing consultations and schemes and the NRLA's latest responses to these.

Leeds landlords-are you a member of Leeds rental standard scheme?

Do you have properties in Leeds? If so, you may be interested in, or already a member of, the Leeds Rental Standard Scheme. The scheme offers a large number of benefits for landlords with properties in the Leeds City Council area, and requires details of your NRLA membership for you to benefit from inclusion.

Regional News Victoria Barker 05/04/2021
Leeds landlords-are you a member of Leeds rental standard scheme?

Licensing: Respond to current licensing consultations

The NRLA is urging landlords to make their views heard on plans to introduce licensing schemes in a number of towns and cities across the country. To help members learn more about consultations, the NRLA has developed a toolkit exclusive for members.

Regional News Victoria Barker 04/03/2021
Licensing: Respond to current licensing consultations

Licensing: Respond to current consultations in your area

Landlords are being urged to respond to licensing consultations that affect them. Some of the councils currently consulting on licensing schemes include Manchester City Council and Newcastle City Council. NRLA members can learn more about how to respond to consultations that affect them by logging into the NRLA's licensing toolkit.

Regional News Victoria Barker 21/01/2021
Licensing: Respond to current consultations in your area

Salford landlords urged to respond to borough wide licensing plans

Landlords with rental properties in Salford are being urged to have their say on plans to introduce a borough wide additional licensing scheme in the city.

Regional News Victoria Barker 14/10/2020
Salford landlords urged to respond to borough wide licensing plans

Landlords urged to respond to local licensing consultations

The NRLA is urging landlords to respond to local authority licensing consultations.

Regional News Victoria Barker 19/08/2020
Landlords urged to respond to local licensing consultations

Additional licensing scheme renewal given go ahead in Denbighshire

Denbighshire County Council recently approved plans to renew and expand an additional HMO licensing scheme in Rhyl, Prestatyn, Denbigh, and Llangollen.

Regional News Calum Davies 16/08/2020
Additional licensing scheme renewal given go ahead in Denbighshire

NRLA opposes plans to renew Harrow selective licensing scheme

The NRLA has responded to a consultation on plans to renew a selective licensing scheme in the London Borough of Harrow. The association has objected to the plans, calling for the consultation to be redone.

Regional News Victoria Barker 10/08/2020
NRLA opposes plans to renew Harrow selective licensing scheme

Liverpool landlords urged to have their say on fresh licensing plans

Landlords are being urged to make their views heard in a new consultation launched by Liverpool City Council on plans to introduce a selective licensing scheme covering more than 80% of privately rented properties in the city.

Regional News Victoria Barker 03/08/2020
Liverpool landlords urged to have their say on fresh licensing plans

Additional HMO licensing scheme to be renewed in Camden

Camden Council has announced an additional licensing scheme is to be renewed for another five years.

Regional News Victoria Barker 13/07/2020
Additional HMO licensing scheme to be renewed in Camden

Newcastle extends licensing scheme compliance deadline to October

Newcastle City Council has extended the deadline for landlords to comply with two licensing schemes introduce in April, for a second time.

Regional News Victoria Barker 25/06/2020
Newcastle extends licensing scheme compliance deadline to October