Private Sector Housing
Advice and guidance
How we ensure housing conditions in the private sector are maintained in a safe condition.
How we take action to deal with the least energy efficient privately rented homes in Thanet
How we are reducing the number of empty homes in the district.
How the council uses its enforcement powers to tackle unsafe and poor quality housing
Minimum requirements for smoke alarms and CO detectors in dwellings
Important changes to HMO licensing from 01 October 2018
Financial penalties as an alternative to prosecution.
Information about the Selective Licensing scheme
Information about electrical safety standards for privately rented homes