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West Lindsey District Council
Guildhall
Marshall
Gainsborough
Lincs
DN21 2NA

www.west-lindsey.gov.uk/businesses/business-services/information-for-landlords/

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Main Contact
T: 01427 676676
E: customer.services@west-lindsey.gov.uk
Housing T: 01427 675187
E: strategic.housing@west-lindsey.gov.uk
West Lindsey District Council

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Selective Licensing round up - May 2015

Selective Licensing round up - May 2015

Landlords who operate within the following areas will need to make sure that they have the appropriate licences in order to remain legally complaint. Licensing schemes remain a popular tactic for Local Authorities to improve standards in privately rented properties and several schemes have come live recently or will come into force shortly. Rotherham; Waltham Forest; Oldham; Tower Hamlets all feature.Government Revisits Selective Licensing rules: Recently it was decided that, after 1stApril 2015, Local Authorities would have to apply to the Housing... more

London - 2015-05-18 15:45:55

Croydon Council green light Selective Licensing

Croydon Council green light Selective Licensing

Croydon Councillors recently announced that proposals for a Borough wide ‘Selective’ Licensing scheme for private landlords will go ahead after an extended consultation period and suggestions that such a scheme could not be implemented after a letter from Housing Minister Brandon Lewis. The Councillors defiantly announce the scheme will go ahead on 1st October of this year.Minister of State for Housing and Planning for the DCLG wrote a letter to Local Authorities about revisions to Selective Licensing schemes. Under new stipulations, coming into force on 1stApril, Local Authorities... more

London - 2015-03-25 11:54:34

Universal Credit begins phased national roll-out

Universal Credit begins phased national roll-out

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has announced the ‘national’ roll-out of Universal Credit (UC) has started, with over 150 jobcentres over the next two months due to handle UC claims. However, it will only be single claimants and couples with no children that are eligible for the scheme. Landlords cannot be paid directly as the scheme combines various benefit payments into one lump sum.The roll-out sees people in Yorkshire, Tees Valley, London, The Highlands, Thames Valley, and Gloucestershire, able to claim the benefit. ... more

London - 2015-02-17 12:26:14

Landlord & Letting - Barbican 25th / 26th February

Landlord & Letting - Barbican 25th / 26th February

On 25th& 26thFebruary 2015, the Landlord & Letting show returns to London Barbican and the RLA will be out in full force. A slightly different set-up this year sees some seminars replaced with ‘husking’ style round-table debates, the RLA is involved throughout and tickets for visitors are FREE.To book your tickets for free visit the Landlord & Letting show tickets page for more information. The RLA will be on stand 65 and will be on hand to talk about membership and specialist... more

London - 2015-02-17 10:24:31

Landlord Investment Show heads to Surrey this January

Landlord Investment Show heads to Surrey this January

Landlord Investment Show heads to Woking in Surrey on Thursday 29th January 2015 at the H.G Wells Centre in Woking.Is Buy-to-Let in Surrey a good investment for the future? We hear much about buy to let being a great investment and with new freedoms to invest your pension in something other than an annuity; many pundits predict people will turn to property. But is property the right type of investment to deliver a pension? How has property performed in Surrey and surrounding areas? It may have delivered great capital growth,... more

London - 2015-01-16 16:09:30