What is a fit and proper person?
A Local Authority will apply the rules of Section 66 of the Housing Act 2004 to determine if someone meets the requirements of a ‘Fit and Proper Person’.
A HMO Landlord must not have any of the convictions;
- Any offences of fraud
- Any offences related to dishonesty
- Offences of violence
- Drugs offences
- Unlawful discrimination in business
- Any contraventions of the housing law