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Housing advice

Information about Council housing

Information about council housing, including the housing register, allocation priorities, and how to apply.

Local Housing Allowance

Help for people on a low income renting from a private landlord.

Affordable housing options

Information about low cost home ownership schemes through First Steps.

Community safety

The crime and disorder reduction strategy which addresses key priorities in relation to crime and disorder, it also provides information about ...

Empty properties

Information about empty residential properties in the borough.

Homelessness: Advice and support

This service provides information and advice about housing to people who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. They may be offered temporary accommodation

Housing advice

Advice on housing related matters including domestic violence, tenancies, debt advice, welfare benefits, rent and repairs.

Housing publications and leaflets

Leaflets and publications fro mthe Council.

Licensing of houses in multiple occupation (HMOs)

Landlords of houses of multiple occupation (with more than two households or tenants) must be licensed by the Council.

Private Rented Property Licence

PRPL system unavailable, 8-9am Monday 13 July Please be advised that the PRPL application form will be unavailable between 8-9am on Monday 13 July for

Private sector housing

Information about living in the private sector and the Private Sector Leasing Scheme.

Sheltered housing

Sheltered housing is for people who are aged 50 years and over and are in need of some support to live independently.

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