If you're a landlord or property managing agent who lets houses in multiple occupation (HMOs), you may need to apply for a licence.
A higher standard of fire precaution and protection is required in houses of multiple occupation compared to that of a single occupied dwelling.
Houses in Multiple Occupation regulations place a duty on the manager of the property to provide and maintain good living conditions to protect the tenants from risk of injury.
Properties of three or more floors, with five or more tenants belonging to two or more households, require a licence from the council.
To rent out properties in Doncaster you may need a licence. The license you need will depend on the location, type, size and number of people living in the property.