Report an unlicensed house in multiple occupation
Report an unlicensed HMO
If a rental property is not on the list and you think it could be a house of multiple occupation or it is in need of repair, let us know.
Landlords must have a licence if they own a house in multiple occupation (HMO) in Gateshead. The property must be a safe and healthy place to live for the landlord to be granted a licence.
You don't have to live in the property to report it and you do not have to leave your contact details.
Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO) register
The HMO register lists licensed properties and includes information such as:
- licence holder
- the postal address of the property
- number of habitable rooms.
- licence details
Contact us if you would like to view the register.
If you are unsure if your property needs a licence email the property occupancy details to