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Houses in Multiple Occupation Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 17: Safety and security requirements

Section 17 specifies that the temporary exemption notice may require the owner to carry out work to improve the safety or security of the occupants for the duration of the notice. This could include minor works or the provision of removable equipment where licence conditions would normally require permanent, fixed items.

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