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Do you know a #NottinghamStar?

Do you know a neighbour, friend, family member or volunteer who works hard to help others? Want to say a huge thank you or tell them how much they mean to you? Simply download one of our #NottinghamStar images below and send it to someone you’d like to thank! Download and send it privately by […]

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Warning as fraudsters take advantage of coronavirus uncertainty

Warning as fraudsters take advantage of coronavirus uncertainty

Nottingham City Council has today issued a fresh warning to residents urging them not to fall victim to scams during the coronavirus outbreak. The authority’s Trading Standards team says that fraudsters continue to prey on members of the public and are attempting to exploit people at a time of national crisis. Scams involve people being […]

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COVID-19 grant support available from the Warm Homes Hub

COVID-19 grant support available from the Warm Homes Hub

Nottingham City Council, district and borough councils across Nottinghamshire have joined forces to launch their new £4.3m Warm Homes Hub to help residents struggling with their energy bills and household income during the COVID-19 crisis. Together with charities Nottingham Energy Partnership and Age UK Nottingham, and the energy company E.ON, much-needed help and support will […]

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Help is available during COVID-19

To see more information about the help available during COVID-19 please go to: www.nottinghamcity.gov.uk/coronavirus The information below is available in alternative formats including plain text, British Sign Language and different language translations here: www.nottinghamcity.gov.uk/coronavirus/translations You can also download this information as a pdf document here.

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Videos and presentations from the Landlord and Managing Agents Event

Below are videos and copies of the presentations from the Landlord and Managing Agents event – January 2020. Cllr Linda Wooding, Portfolio Holder for Housing, Planning and Heritage. Ambitions for the private rented sector. Selective Licensing Update – David Hobbs Click here for the full presentation document Update on Additional and Mandatory Licensing – Aran […]

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Quality Housing for All

Cllr Linda Woodings, Portfolio Holder for Housing, Planning and Heritage: “Hopefully, the potential that our licensing scheme has, to help the process of transforming the private rented sector, where needed, is apparent, “We’re particularly pleased about the support and funding we’ve received from the Government – which should help you to feel more supported by […]

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What landlords need to know about the new electrical safety laws

The Government has announced new measures to ensure mandatory electrical inspections are carried out by competent and qualified inspectors. The Government says this is part of their ‘commitment to drive up standards in the private rented sector, landlords will be legally required to ensure that the inspectors they hire to carry out safety inspections have […]

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Landlord and Managing Agents Event 2020

Nottingham City Council’s Safer Housing team is hosting a Landlord and Managing Agents Briefing on Wednesday 29 January 2020. Time: arrive at 5:30pm for refreshments, the main briefing runs from 6 pm to 8 pm.  Where: Nottingham Conference Centre (NTU), 30 Burton St, Nottingham NG1 4BU. Agenda – Chair’s Welcome – David Walker Quality Homes […]

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Landlord and Property Manager fined thousands of pounds over licensing offences

A Nottingham landlord and his property manager have been fined over £34,000 after admitting licencing offences. Dexter Blackstock appeared at Nottingham Magistrates’ Court where he faced charges relating to twelve unlicensed properties he owned and were required to be licensed under either Part 2 or 3 of the Housing Act. Mr Blackstock, aged 33, of […]

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