Decision details

Policy to determine application for a Banning Order

Decision Maker: Director: Housing and Landlord Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

Part 2, Chapter 2 of the Housing and Planning Act 2016 enables Local Authorities to apply to the First-tier Tribunal to impose a banning order on a landlord following conviction for a banning order offence.
The Council is required to have in place its own policy on when to pursue a banning order.

Decision:

Agreeing to the Policy to determine application for a Banning Order.

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 - Without the Policy to determine application for a Banning Order the Council will not be able to use the powers under Part 2, Chapter 2 of the Housing and Planning Act 2016 enabling them to apply to the First-tier Tribunal to impose a banning order on a landlord following conviction for a banning order offence.
Option 2 -
Option 3 -

Publication date: 18/03/2020

Date of decision: 17/03/2020