Unique Property Selector
Let the RLA Unique Property Selector be your personal guide to the Housing Act.
This site will help you decide what to do if you have House in Multiple Occupation (HMO) – works out whether a property is an HMO, if it should be licensed, and deals with the latest HHSRS (Housing Health and Safety Rating system) and Fire Safety guidelines.
Lodgings, Hostels, Guest Houses etc.
Lodgings with a resident Landlord / Lady, hostels e.g. occupied by asylum seekers / migrant workers, bed and breakfast accommodation, refuges etc.
Prepared with financial assistance from the government’s department for Communities and Local Government. This guide is for landlord, tenant, lender, professional or anyone else who has an interest in the Sector.
IMPORTANT: Our website (including the Unique Property Selector) can only give general guidance. You always need to specifically check the status of any property individually and take appropriate advice including general guidance from the local authority where it is located.