We currently operate a Selective licensing scheme in Doncaster, covering the designated area of Edlington. If you rent out a property that is tenanted this area, you are likely to require a licence.
The Council recently consulted on a proposal to introduce a new Selective Licensing scheme for private rented properties in Hexthorpe. On the 15th November 2021, the Council designated an area of Hexthorpe to be an area for Selective Licensing. The new Selective Licensing Scheme will come into force on the 1st March 2022. A copy of the designation and a map of the designated area are published on this page.
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.
The Council recently consulted on a proposal to introduce a new Selective Licensing scheme for private rented properties in Hexthorpe to run from 2021-2026. The consultation closed on 10th December 2020 and we are currently evaluating the responses. The responses will be used to inform the decision whether or not to re-designate the area. Below are a series of questions and answers about the Selective Licensing Consultation.
This survey is for the occupiers of licensed private rented houses to check that your landlord is complying with the licence conditions.