Join the housing register

​​​​You will need to join the housing register to be considered for sheltered housing.​​

Join the housing register

Once you have joined the register you will also need to complete a medical form which forms part of the application.

You must state on your application form that you wish to be considered for sheltered housing.

Applicants are given instant feedback regarding the banding and bedroom eligibility.

Other ways to apply 

You can also:

  • phone the Housing Needs and Service Development team on 01708 434130 (between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday) and request an application form and medical form to complete and return to us. In exceptional circumstances we will accept a paper based form
  • faxing your request for an application and medical form on 01708 756645
  • e-mailing your request for an application and medical form to

You can also visit the Council’s Public Advice Service Centre to register​, use the housing options computer to lo​g on and register your application and if you are having difficulties in using the computer a member of the Lettings team will be available to assist you.​

We will assess your housing needs in line with the Council’s published housing allocation scheme​.


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