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|30 Oct 2017, 5:27 p.m.||Lord Kennedy of Southwark (Labour - Life peer)||Lord Kennedy of Southwark (Labour - Life peer)|
Question to the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of local authority private sector landlord licensing schemes.
Answer (Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth)
Licensing is an effective targeted tool delivering improved standards and safety in the private rented sector in specific areas that are suffering from serious problems. The Department will shortly undertake a review of selective licensing.