MKA Planning have been successful in 9 no. Certificates of Lawful Development for the retention of HMO’s in Derry over the past year for private landlords in the University area of Derry including:
MKA Planning were able to show conclusive evidence that proved that the HMOs had been in use for over the required 5 years.
Once the CLUED Certificates were issued the owners of the HMO’s were then able to renew their HMO Licences with NI Housing Executive.
If you have an unauthorised HMO use that has been operating for over 5 years without planning permission contact Matt or one of the MKA Team at 028 71311551 to discuss your options in regularising your situation.