Home insurance



COVID-19 update

If you are a Leaseholder, Managing Agent or a Legal Representative of the Leaseholder and need to contact our home ownership team during this time please use our form.

Contact your home ownership team

Please do not enter account numbers or other personal information in the description box.

Please confirm whether you are the Leaseholder or whether you are filling out this form on behalf of a Leaseholder.

If your enquiry is urgent, please contact us on 020 8496 3000.


Insurance means if your property is destroyed by fire, flood or theft - then you can protect yourself against the financial loss.

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You can get insurance through Waltham Forest Housing.  It’s home contents insurance which offers you insurance in an easy and affordable way.

Premiums start from as little as £1.34 a week (for tenants aged under 60), for a £9000 sum insured, and just 60p a week (for tenants aged 60 and over or those in receipt of housing benefit), for a £4000 sum insured for standard cover.

For a free insurance information pack contact Waltham Forest Housing.

Phone 020 8496 3000

Email rents@walthamforest.gov.uk for more details.