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Freedom of information request response - 06095

FOI request

FOI ID number
06095
Regarding
Planning enforcement action against short-term lets
Request

I’m seeking details of enforcement action taken by your authority’s planning team in relation to properties offered for short-term lets via platforms such as Airbnb.

 Please could you provide the following under the Freedom of Information Act:

  • The number of planning enforcement notices issued by your authority in relation to short-term lets in each financial year from 2011/12 to 2018/19.
  • The number of planning contravention notices issued by your authority in relation to short-term lets in each financial year from 2011/12 to 2018/19.

If available, please also provide the number of informal warnings issued by your authority’s planning team in relation to short-term lets in each financial year from 2011/12 to 2018/19.

Our response

Response
  • No planning enforcement notices have been issued by this authority in relation to short-term lets in any of the financial years from 2011/12 to 2018/19.

 

  • One planning contravention notice has been issued by this authority in relation to short-term lets. The notice was issued in the 2017/2018 financial year.

 

Details of informal warnings issued by the authority’s enforcement team are confidential and are not in the public domain.

Response date
21 May 2019