Fees and charges

Schedule of fees and charges for housing standards service - April 2022

Service Specifics Fee
Non-statutory inspections e.g. UK entry inspection   £116 + VAT (£139.50)
Housing Act notices*

(fees not subject to VAT)

 

£434.50
(up to six habitable rooms)

+ £34.50 per habitable room (capped at 10 rooms)

Mandatory HMO licensing
(habitable room = living room or bedroom)
(fees not subject to VAT)
Up to six habitable rooms

£576

 

  Seven habitable rooms £609
  Eight habitable rooms £643
  Nine habitable rooms £677
  10 or more habitable rooms £709
   

10% discount if Accredited Landlord

£80.50 for licence variation

Review of suspended Housing Act 2004 Notice**
(fees not subject to VAT)
  £74
Works in default of notice (fees not subject to VAT)   Cost of work
+ £74 per hour admin fee
Landlord accreditation   No charge
Accredited landlord training (one day course) Accredited landlords £70
  Accredited agents £70
  Non-accredited landlords/agents £124
Online (fees not subject to VAT)   No charge

.* includes improvement notice, emergency remedial action notice, prohibition order, emergency prohibition order and demolition orders not deferred action notices

** includes suspended improvement notice and suspended prohibition notice

For a full explanation of the activities and approach undertaken by the Housing Standards team please refer to the Private Sector Housing Enforcement protocol.