Issue details

Enforcement of the Energy Act in the Private Rented Sector

The Energy Efficiency (Private Rented Property) (England and Wales) Regulations 2015made under the Energy Act 2011 are enforceable from 1st April 2018. The power relates to enforcement of energy efficiency improvements within the private rented sector. The legislation is enforceable by Trading Standards or Environmental Health. This report requests Executive decide if Ipswich Borough Council should be the enforcing authority for Ipswich.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 05/02/2018

Decision due: 6 Mar 2018 by Executive

No change since last plan

Lead member: Portfolio Holder: Housing & Health

Contact: Clare Lovell, Operations Manager - Public Protection Email: Tel: 01473 432000.

Consultation process

Portfolio Holder for Housing

Chief Operating Officer

Head of Housing and Community Services

Legal Services

Financial Services


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