The Government has announced a package of measures and financial help to help those directly affected by recent storms

Households and businesses in Rossendale affected by flooding during Storms Ciara and Dennis may be able to receive financial help.

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Shared houses and flats in multiple occupation

Shared houses

If you have concerns about a house or flat occupied by people who don't know each other living in it please report it to [email protected] or ring us on 01706 217777 option 5.

Detailed information on houses in multiple occupation can be found by clicking this link

To apply for a HMO licence please click here

The cost of a new HMO application is currently 2018/19 Part A £719.70 which needs to be paid on application. If the licence is issued then Part B charge of £279.50 is payable

The cost of a renewal, after 5 years, is Part A £700.70 and Part B £279.50

See here for the public register of Licensed HMOs. Rossendale currently only has one licensed HMO.

Please contact Environmental Health on 01706 217777 or email [email protected] if you have any questions about houses and flats in multiple occupation.