Melton Borough Council

Green Waste Club - Biffa Service 2019 Subscription Renewals

New, existing and potential Green Waste Club members are advised to contact Biffa Garden Waste Club directly on 0800 0858 286 to discuss any questions they may have regarding the service.

Empty residential properties

There are a number of issues related to residential properties that are unoccupied, ranging from the loss of resources to the potential for nuisance issues.
 
Environmental Health and Planning Enforcement have powers to encourage the owners of these properties to bring them back into use.
 
Some of the common problems associated with empty properties are they
 
  • Attracting anti-social behaviour, fly tipping and vandalism
  • Cause blight and have a negative impact on the area
  • Lost resource to the community at a time of limited housing supply
  • Depreciation of housing values

Please note that when submitting this form any personal information you give to us is covered by the Environmental Health Privacy Notice

Report an empty property