Health and Safety Policy for a HMO Landlord

HMO Landlord Health & Safety Policy

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This HMO Landlord Health & Safety Policy is designed to help owners of houses in multiple occupation (HMOs) fulfil their health and safety responsibilities towards their tenants. This policy is suitable whether the property is owned by the landlord as an individual or by a company.

Whether or not the HMO is licensed by the local authority, landlords have certain duties towards tenants. This policy template sets out the key compliance obligations of a HMO landlord.

The main areas where landlords need to ensure compliance are:

  • General safety of the premises
  • Gas safety
  • Electrical safety
  • Fire safety

An alternative template is available for landlords of non-HMO properties. Both templates are duplicated in the Health & Safety folder.

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