HMO Additional Licensing consultation

Why are we doing this?

We are consulting on the proposed Additional Licensing Scheme for Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs). The existing Scheme applies to Rhyl only and we are looking to extend this to include Prestatyn, Llangollen and Denbigh.

Documents relating to the proposed scheme can be viewed via the 'quick links' at the bottom of this page. Hard copies may also be viewed at the following locations during usual opening hours:


  • Denbigh Library and One Stop Shop, Denbigh Library, Hall Square, Denbigh. LL16 3NU
  • Denbighshire County Council Offices, Caledfryn, Smithfield Road, Denbigh. LL16 3RJ


  • Llangollen Library and One Stop Shop, The Chapel,19-21 Castle Street,Llangollen. LL20 8NU


  • Prestatyn Library and One Stop Shop, 21 King's Avenue, Prestatyn, LL19 9AA


  • Rhyl Library and One Stop Shop, Church Street, Rhyl. LL18 3AA

What do we want to know?

We would welcome your feedback on the following consultation areas:

  • The geographical area Covered by Additional Licensing.
  • The type of HMO to be covered by Additional Licensing.
  • Justification and evidence for re-designating Additional Licencing.
  • The Conditions to be imposed as part of Additional Licensing.
  • Fees to be applied to Additional Licensing.

You can provide feedback in one of the following ways:

  • Online via the feedback form (below)
  • By email to
  • In writing to Planning, Public Protection and Countryside Services (Housing Enforcement), Denbighshire County Council, PO Box 62, Ruthin, LL15 9AZ

Location: Rhyl, Prestatyn, Denbigh, Dee Valley

  • Start date 02 March 2020
  • End date 11 May 2020
  • Methods Feedback Forms, Consultation Document
  • Supplier Denbighshire County Council

What we found out

The Council received two responses in regards to this consultation. Following consideration of these responses, a decision has been made to proceed with the scheme. The Public Notice can be downloaded HERE.


What difference has it made?

Related documents


Department/ service area:

Planning, Public Protection and Countryside Services

Full address:

County Hall
Wynnstay Road
LL15 1YN


Iechyd y Cyhoedd / Environmental Health

Contact numbers:

Phone:01824 706080