AVDC operates Mandatory and Additional HMO licencing schemes. This means that virtually all HMOs in Aylesbury Vale must now be licensed.
Please read the guidance notes to find out if you need a licence.
Find out more about the HMO Licencing process
How do I apply for an HMO licence?
You will need to login to your AVDC On-line Business Account to access the HMO Licence application form. If you do not currently have an on-line business account you will have to create one before you apply.
You’ll also need to download the declaration of applicant, proposed licence holder, proposed manager and person having control of the property. This should be uploaded at the end of the application.
We’ll arrange an appointment to inspect the HMO, before prepared a proposed HMO licence for consultation with all interested parties.
How can I check if a property has an HMO licence?
The HMO licences public register contains the address of the licence holder, the name and address of the person managing the property, the licence expiry date and full details about the property.
HMO list of licensed properties
Licenses of HMOs in England - a guide for landlords and managers
Space, amenity and fire precautionary standards
Fire safety in HMOs
Public notice for Additional HMO licensing scheme
The AVDC designation of an area for additional licensing of houses in multiple occupation
Example of a sketch plan