Crackdown on private landlords renting overcrowded and dangerous homes

Published on Thu, 15th Mar 2018 18:35

The Housing Minister Heather Wheeler has announced new plans to stop overcrowding.

Details can be seen here, but in summary are:-

  • Councils to be given new powers to fine landlords renting overcrowded properties;

  • limiting bedroom sizes;

  • landlords will have to supply appropriate rubbish facilities