Freedom of information response

Unauthorised Short-term / holiday lets

Publication date: 
Monday 9 September 2019
Request: 

• the number of council property tenants who have been investigated for unauthorised short-term/holiday lets (e.g. Airbnb)
• the number of council property tenants that have received warnings about  unauthorised short-term/holiday lets (e.g. Airbnb)
• the number of  council property tenants that have received any other penalty for unauthorised short-term/holiday lets (e.g. Airbnb) (please provide information about any such penalties)
Please provide this information broken down by financial year for the past three years (i.e. 2016/17, 2017/18, and 2018/19).

Response: 

1.    None

2.    None

3.    None

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Request reference:
FOI 9308