Bidding for a property

Housing

Bidding is how you show you’re interested in a moving to a particular council property. It doesn’t mean you’re bidding money.

Before you can bid, you need to be on the housing register

Available council properties in Waltham Forest are listed on the East London Lettings Company (ELLC) website. 

On this website you can also:

You can bid for up to two properties each week.

If you don't have access to a computer, you can visit a Library Plus branch where you can use a self-service PC to log your request/report. Staff are available to support you if you need it.​​​​​​​

Contact Click to get info

Rehousing Team

Phone: 020 8496 3000