Additional licensing for HMOs
Some areas of Thurrock have additional licensing rules for a house in multiple occupation (HMO).
In the Thurrock wards listed below, a HMO licence is need for properties that:
- are occupied by 3 or 4 people
- have 2 or more households
These rules will be in force from 1 June 2019 until 31 May 2024.
All other rules for the licensing of certain HMOs still apply in these wards.
The wards to which additional licensing for HMOs applies are listed below.
|Little Thurrock Blackshots||Grays|
|Aveley and Uplands||Ockendon|
|West Thurrock and South Stifford||Purfleet and West Thurrock|
|Chadwell St Mary||Tilbury|
|Tilbury Riverside and Thurrock Park||Tilbury|
|Tilbury St Chads||Tilbury|
A list of all streets and roads in these wards can be downloaded below.
Areas designated for additional licensing of Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs), 1 June 2019 to 31 May 2024 (PDF 247.68KB)
You can check your ward by using our My Area road of postcode search.
The wards are highlighted on the overview map below.