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Houses in Multiple Occupation Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 20: Renewal of licence

Section 20 provides for the renewal of an existing licence which must be made before the current licence ceases to have effect. As noted above, breach of planning control (Section 9) and overprovision (Section 12) are not grounds for refusing an application to renew.

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