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TeenyTinyTony said: Posted on: 20/03/2019 12:22

Hi All,

As a landlord of an HMO, we receive the form to add names on the electoral roll around this time each year.

Could those of you wiser and more experienced than me tell me if it is a responsibility of the landlord to gather the information and complete the return or is it left to individual tenants?

In past years I have written to the council explaining that they may get a better rate of return if they wrote to each room, but they still write one letter to the entire house and therefore it is effectively writing to us as no-one opens it. Clearly I am not head of the household, and my understanding is that each tenancy agreement/room (the same in our case) is its own household.

I look forward to any comments or suggestions

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