Deregulation Bill — Short-term Use of London Accommodation: Relaxation of Restrictions

Division number 173 in the House of Commons on 10 March 2015.

Lord Darling of Roulanish voted to let planning authorities insist Londoners wishing to rent out their homes for short periods have specific planning permission to do so on the grounds the authority considers that it is merely "desirable", rather than "necessary" to "protect the amenity of the locality".

A majority of MPs disagreed and voted to let planning authorities insist Londoners wishing to rent out their homes for short periods have specific planning permission to do so on the grounds the authority considers that it is "necessary" rather than merely "desirable" to "protect the amenity of the locality".

161 for, 277 against, 0 abstained, 208 absent.

Aye

Tellers: Tom Blenkinsop, Bridget Phillipson

No

Tellers: Gavin Barwell, Therese Coffey

Absent

Abstained

None