Levels of fee

How much we charge for an HMO licence depends on:

We may prompt you to apply for an HMO licence if we find that you should have one but haven't made an application. You'll have to pay the prompted fee if we do this.

Fees for single tenancies

Single tenancy shared houses have one tenancy agreement that lists everyone living in them.

The tables below shows how the fee goes up depending on the number of people living in the property.

New application

Number of occupiers 3 to 5 6 to 8 9 to 11 12 to 14
Standard fee £711 £753 £795 £837
Standard fee with accreditation £637 £679 £721 £763
Standard fee if prompted £860 £902 £944 £986

Renewal application

Number of occupiers 3 to 5 6 to 8 9 to 11 12 to 14
Renewal fee £456 £477 £498 £519
Renewal fee with accreditation £408 £429 £450 £471
Renewal fee if prompted £605 £626 £647 £668

For new applications with more than 14 occupiers, please add £42 for up to 3 additional occupiers

For renewal applications with more than 14 occupiers, please add £21 for up to 3 additional occupiers

Under current legislation 70% of the fee is payable upon application with the remaining 30% payable prior to issue of the full licence.  You will be contacted when this second payment is due.

You can use our online HMO form to calculate your licence type and fee.

Fees for multiple tenancies

New application

Number of occupiers 2 to 5 6 to 8 9 to 11 12 to 14
Standard fee £902 £1,069 £1,236 £1,403
Standard fee with accreditation £807 £974 £1,141 £1,308
Standard fee if prompted £1,051 £1,218 £1,385 £1,552

Renewal application

Number of occupiers 2 to 5 6 to 8 9 to 11 12 to 14
Renewal fee £552 £636 £720 £804
Renewal fee with accreditation £493 £577 £661 £745
Renewal fee if prompted £700 £784 £868 £952

 

Multiple tenancy lets are properties made up of self-contained flats or bedsits, where each letting has its own tenancy agreement.

The tables below shows how the fee goes up depending on the number of lettings in the property.

For new applications with more than 14 occupiers, please add £167 for up to 3 additional occupiers

For renewal applications with more than 14 occupiers, please add £84 for up to 3 additional occupiers

Under current legislation 70% of the fee is payable upon application with the remaining 30% payable prior to issue of the full licence.  You will be contacted when this second payment is due.

You can use our online HMO form to calculate your licence type and fee.