London rogue landlord & agent database


The Mayor of London's office opened access to the rogue landlord and agent database, allowing individuals to search for enforcement action in the capital. We track and aggregate this dataset to discover enforcement trends.


Total fines imposed: £2,173,231.32

(Total over 488 of 868 cases available)

Fines relating to management and licensing of houses & HMOs:

322 cases (66%) totalling £1,556,446.32 (72%)

Who is bring prosecuted?

Landlords Agents
As individuals 244 69
As companies 33 130

Who is enforcing?

Cases brought Fines imposed Average Latest
Local Authorities 439 £2,056,231.32 £4,683.90 05-07-2018
London Fire Brigade 19 £107,000.00 £5,631.58 25-05-2017
Property Redress Scheme 19 £0.00 £0.00 23-08-2017
The Property Ombudsman 8 £0.00 £0.00 01-05-2018
London Borough of Lambeth 3 £10,000.00 £3,333.33 21-06-2018
Total 488 £2,173,231.32 £4,453.34 05-07-2018

What enforcement action is being taken?

Type Cases brought Fines imposed
Criminal Conviction 418 £1,976,031.32
Conditional Discharge 3 £0.00
Civil Penalty (Trading Standards) 37 £197,200.00
London Fire Brigade prohibition notice 3 £0.00
Expulsion from redress scheme 27 £0.00
Total 488 £2,173,231.32

What offences are being committed?

Number of offences Fines imposed
Offence in relation to licensing of HMOs 151 £771,907.32
Power of local authorities to obtain particulars of persons interested in land 24 £24,475.00
Offence of failing to comply with improvement notice 25 £155,050.00
Offence in relation to licensing of houses 70 £280,377.00
Management regulations in respect of HMOs 100 £503,892.00
Enforcement of powers to obtain information 17 £58,610.00
Power of local authority to require action 1 £500.00
Penalty for landlord causing or permitting overcrowding 1 £270.00
Information Provisions 7 £51,000.00
Duty to publicise fees 29 £162,700.00
Offence of failing to comply with prohibition order 6 £11,700.00
Requirement to belong to a redress scheme: property management work 2 £8,000.00
Failure to comply with any requirement or prohibition imposed (fire safety duties) 15 £107,000.00
Prohibition notices 3 £0.00
Failure to comply with any requirement imposed by an enforcement notice 1 £0.00
Requirement to belong to a redress scheme: letting agency work 6 £26,500.00
Prohibition of unfair commercial practices 1 £5,500.00
Summary proceedings for statutory nuisances 1 £400.00
Unlawful eviction and harrassment of the occupier 1 £5,350.00
Total 461 £2,173,231.32

When is action being taken?

Red: Cumulative total of fines over time, Blue: Total fines by day

£2,173,231.32 All Convictions


Median £6,000.00, Mean £15,412.99
Range: £390.00 - £190,000.00

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