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Multiple Occupation: Luton

Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

UIN 25748, tabled on 5 March 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, what assessment he has made of the effect of the increase in multiple occupancy housing on the family housing stock in Luton.

Answered on

12 March 2020

It is for a local authority to consider the suitability of the composition of housing in their area. An authority may wish to consider whether to have local plan policies in place in relation to the creation of housing in multiple occupation which they can use to inform planning decisions.