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Housing services

Housing Services

Common Housing Register

The common housing register comes to an end on 27 April 2018.

Gas service engineer

New gas emergency number for tenants

The new number for gas emergencies is 0333 202 0708.

Housing Services

Take our home maintenance survey

We want to hear your views on the advice available to help you repair your homes and also what improvements we can make.

Information on our Housing Options Approach. We will look in detail with you at your housing options and choices to find a solution to your housing issues.
Find out how to apply for council housing.
Find out about your rent charges and how to pay, neighbourhood inspections, informing us of changes to your circumstances, and other support.
If you're homeless or at risk of becoming homeless it's important you contact us as soon as possible.
Information on how to find privately rented housing including advice and support for existing private tenants.
If you're a landlord you must register with your local Council. Find out how to do this and how to get involved in our landlord forum.
Information on buying a home, including low cost home ownership options.
How housing services can support all homeowners, our factoring service and our obligations as a council.
Sheltered and very sheltered housing available for people aged 60 and over. Further housing options information for older and/or disabled persons.
This service provides housing support and advice to young people between 16 and 25 years old.
Council tenants can request a repair or improvement, report an emergency.
Services open to all residents including lock up facilities, reporting anti social behaviour, the garden maintenance scheme and our award winning Mixed Tenure Scheme.