Wed 21 Feb 2018
6.15 PM - 9.00 PM
Arrival Time:
6.00 PM
Start Time:
6.15 PM
Finish Time:
9.00 PM
Walsall Town Hall, Lichfield Street, Walsall, West Midlands
More Information:
FREE (Non-member)
Bookings now closed.

Event Overview:


This event has been organised by NLA and Walsall Council.


Welcome and Introduction

Richard Whitehouse, Chair of Landlords Forum Steering Group, L&A Lettings

Outline of submission from the group re selective licensing


Update from Walsall Council

Officer from Walsall Council

Roll out of Universal Credit in Walsall

Update on Homelessness prevention fund

How tenants can access discretionary payments and how landlords can claim arrears


Consultation on Selective Licensing in Walsall

Mark England, Lead Officer on Selective Licensing, Walsall Council

Details of proposed selective licensing and outcome of consultation which ended on 8th January 2018


Update On New and Proposed Legislation

Mary Latham, NLA Representative, West Midlands

A lot of new legislation will begin this year and this presentation is to prevent you being caught out. There is more legislation and regulation being proposed and this will give you early warning of what might come into force this year


Questions and Answers

All speakers



It is essential to book online in advance so that, should the event details change, we will know who to contact. Please note that where we jointly organise a meeting with another organisation, the list of delegates’ surnames will be shared with that organisation.

NLA Meetings are free to attend for NLA members, associates and all local landlords.



For more information please contact David.Waddison@walsall.gov.uk

If you have any further queries please contact the NLA Representative for this area mary.latham@landlords.org.uk


If you have booked to attend this meeting and you find you need to cancel, simply email bookings@landlords.org.uk. Include your name and the date and location of the meeting.



The hours spent attending this event will contribute towards Continued Professional Development (CPD) for NLA Accredited landlords. The relevant number of hours should be manually added to your CPD profile on the NLA Online Library.