Agenda item

Licensing of Houses of Multiple Occupation - Role of the Health and Community Committee

Minutes:

The Head of Health and Community Wellbeing presented the above report, previously circulated to Members.  The purpose of the report was for Members to agree the role of the Committee in the decision making process relating to the licensing of HMOs and to consider proposed amendments to the Scheme of Delegation.

 

The Committee

 

Recommended       That Members (i) agree that the Health and Community Committee assumes responsibility for determining all matters under the  Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO) Act NI 2016, with the exception of those which are proposed to be delegated to the Director of Health and Community and; (ii) approve amendments to the Scheme of Delegation.

 

 

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