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DCAN 2: Multiple Occupancy

DCAN 2: Multiple Occupancy is obsolete.
A house in multiple occupancy is defined in The Housing Order (NI) 2003 Opens link in a new browser window as;
"A house occupied by more than 2 qualifying persons, being persons who are not all members of the same family."
The Planning (Use Classes) Order (NI) 2004 Opens link in a new browser window states that a change of use to a house of multiple occupancy requires planning permission in all instances.
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