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Additional and Selective Licensing Schemes


The report will request that the Cabinet gives authority to officers to commence assessing the need for and consulting with communities in relation to selective licensing in certain areas of Medway (licensing of all properties that are privately rented in a designated area) and additional licensing (licensing of smaller houses in multiple occupation).


The report will set out activity required to present further recommendations to the Cabinet to designate areas of Medway as areas subject to selective or additional licensing.


Access to Information

The report together with any other documents being considered (unless they contain exempt information) will be available for inspection 5 clear days before the decision is taken by the Cabinet. Copies are available on the Council's website or requested from Democratic Services Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TR or email If you wish to submit information to the Cabinet about the item please also contact Democratic Services.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 25/05/2023

Decision due: 11 Jul 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Naushabah Khan, Portfolio Holder for Housing and Property

Lead director: Richard Hicks

Contact: Mark Breathwick, Assistant Director, Culture and Community Email: Tel: 01634 333540.

Relevant Overview and Scrutiny Committee:: Regeneration, Culture and Environment

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