Joining the Housing Register
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5. How to apply to join the register?
Existing social housing tenants in the borough who meet the qualification rules can apply to join the register as Transfer applicants. Other applicants who meet our eligibility and qualification rules and have a housing need as defined in bands A-D can also apply to join the Council's register as Home Seekers.
Anyone wishing to join the register must complete a:
After completing your Housing Register application form, you must provide the documents listed in the following PDF download to enable us to accurately assess your form: Documents you must provide with your Housing Register application form (PDF)
Further advice and information about the register can be obtained from the Housing Register Team:
- Telephone number: 01737 276790
*(Existing housing association tenants seeking a transfer should still apply to their landlord for assistance as some landlords operate their own transfer waiting lists. This does not apply to Raven Housing Trust: since October 2009 Raven tenants must apply through the Council should they wish to transfer.)