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For subletting if you have bought your flat how to do this will be set out in your lease. Mine is an old simple lease and I do not need any form of consent or approval. More modern leases could be stricter as they may have built into them management rules for subletting which is normally fine for Assured Shorthold Tenancies of 6 months lenght. A approach to the Council will prompt them to give a standard response, but first find your own position and you just may not need to approach the Council at all. Don’t ask them what you have to do. Once you are clear yourself tell them what you are doing, which may or may not need approval.