Received: 27 August 2021
To whom it may concern
I would like to submit a request for the following information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000:
- Total number of licensed HMOs.
- Total number of fines levied against HMOs over the past three years for breaches against the Housing Acts in effect at the time the fine was issued, broken by category of breach.
- Total income received from said fines, broken down by year and category of breach.
- Total cost of professional fees incurred by the Council in pursuing these fines.
- Total number of appeals to the First Tier Tribunal made against said fines, and the number of fines that were either overturned or reduced upon appeal.