Policy paper

Short-term use of residential property in London

A paper outlining the new policy on short-term use of residential property in London.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Documents

Promoting the sharing economy in London

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This document responds to question 22 of our review of property conditions in the private rented sector discussion document.

It sets out the government’s approach to modernising this out-dated legislation (Section 25 of the Greater London Council (General Powers) Act 1973), so that residents can allow their homes to be used on a short-term basis without unnecessary red tape.

Published 9 February 2015