After consultation on an additional House in Multiple Occupation (HMO) licensing scheme in the Castleland Renewal area of Vale of Glamorgan, approval was given to the scheme on 26th March 2013.

The Scheme comes into effect from 1st July 2013 and applies to all Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) within the Castleland Renewal Area except those exempt by the legislation.

If you manage, own or rent a property as multiple flats, bedsits or as a shared house in the Castleland Renewal area that may require a licence under the scheme please contact the Vale of Glamorgan Council’s Environmental Health (Housing) team, Civic Offices, Holton Road, Barry, CF63 4RU or telephone 01446 700111 or email

Further information is also available on the council’s website at: