Levels of fee

How much we charge for an HMO licence depends on:

We may prompt you to apply for an HMO licence if we find that you should have one but haven't made an application. You'll have to pay the prompted fee if we do this.

Fees for single tenancies

Single tenancy shared houses have one tenancy agreement that lists everyone living in them.

The table below shows how the fee goes up depending on the number of people living in the property.

Number of occupiers 3 to 5 6 to 8 9 to 11 12 to 14
Standard fee £697 £738 £779 £820*
Initial standard fee £488 £517 £545 £574
Final standard fee £209 £221 £234 £246
Standard accreditation fee £624 £665 £706 £747
Initial standard accreditation fee £437 £466 £494 £523
Final standard accreditation fee £187 £199 £212 £224
Prompted fee £843 £884 £925 £966*
Initial prompted fee £590 £619  £648 £676
Final prompted fee £253 £265 £277 £290
Normal renewal fee £447 £467 £487 £507**
Initial normal renewal fee £313 £327 £341 £355
Final normal renewal fee £134 £140 £146 £152
Accredited renewal fee £400 £420 £440 £460
Initial accredited renewal fee £280 £294  £308 £322
Final accredited renewal fee £120 £126 £132 £138
Prompted renewal fee £593 £613 £633 £653**
Final prompted renewal fee £415 £429 £443 £457
Initial prompted renewal fee £178 £184 £290 £196

* For HMOs larger than this please add £40 for up to 3 additional occupiers over 12.

**For HMOs larger than this please add £20 for up to 3 additional occupiers over 12.

The licence fee will be higher for properties with more than 14 occupiers.

You can use our online HMO form to calculate your licence type and fee.

Fees for multiple tenancies

Multiple tenancy lets are properties made up of self-contained flats or bedsits, where each letting has its own tenancy agreement.

The table below shows how the fee goes up depending on the number of lettings in the property.

Number of lettings 2 to 5 6 to 8 9 to 11 12 to 14
Standard fee £884 £1,047 £1,210 £1,373*
Initial standard fee £619 £733 £847 £961
Final standard fee £265 £314 £363 £412
Standard accreditation fee £791 £954 £1,117 £1,280
Initial standard accreditation fee £554 £668 £782 £896
Final standard accreditation fee £237 £286 £335 £384
Prompted fee £1,030 £1,193 £1,356 £1,519*
Initial prompted fee £721 £835 £949 £1,063
Final prompted fee £309 £358 £407 £456
Renewal fee £541 £623 £705 £787**
Initial normal renewal fee £379 £436 £494 £551
Final normal renewal fee £162 £187 £211 £236
Accredited renewal fee £483 £565 £647 £729
Initial accredited renewal fee £338 £396 £453 £510
Final accredited renewal fee £145 £169 £194 £219
Prompted renewal fee £686 £768 £850 £932**
Initial prompted renewal fee £480 £538 £595 £652
Final prompted renewal fee £206 £230 £255 £280

* For HMOs larger than this please add £160 for up to 3 additional lettings over 12.

** For HMOs larger than this please add £80 for up to 3 additional lettings over 12.

The licence fee will be higher for properties with more than 14 lettings.

You can use our online HMO form to calculate your licence type and fee.