Issue details

Policy for imposing financial penalties under The Electrical Safety Standards in the Private Rented Sector (England) Regulations 2020.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 17/08/2020

Explanation of anticipated restriction:

Decision due: 19 Nov 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Helen Whitehead, Deputy Leader of the Council and Cabinet Member for Housing and Community Services

Lead director: Tim Willis

Contact: Richard Hopkins, Private Sector Housing Manager Tel: 01843 577402 Email: Tel: 01843 577402.

What the decision will mean: To allow the council to impose financial penalties of up to £30,000 on private landlords of residential premises who fail to meet the minimum standards for electrical safety.

Reason No Public Access: None


  • Cabinet report