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Houses in Multiple Occupation Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 8: Applications for HMO licence

Section 8 outlines that applications must be made by the owner of the HMO.  It also sets out the matters that are to be taken into account when a council is considering an application for an HMO licence. The details of the procedural requirements, in relation to an application for an HMO licence, are contained within Schedule 2.

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