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Home insurance

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

Where to get insurance

You can get easy and affordable home contents insurance through Waltham Forest Housing. Standard cover costs are as follows:

  • For tenants aged under 60 - from £1.34 a week for a £9,000 sum insured
  • For tenants aged 60 and over, or in receipt of housing benefit - 60p a week for a £4,000 sum insured

For a free insurance information pack, email: rents@walthamforest.gov.uk