All social housing is allocated by need. To apply for a property visit Homesearch.
Homelessness Reduction Act: Duty to Refer
The public authorities subject to the duty to refer are under the Homelesness Reduction Act 2018 are:
These authorities are required to notify a housing authority of service users they consider may be homeless or threatened with homelessness (likely they will become homeless within 56 days).
Before making a referral, you must:
The ALERT portal enables public bodies to be able to refer relevant cases to the local authority.
Who else can help?
From time to time properties are sold at a discount on the Open Market Value (typically at 70% Open Market Value). When you sell the property, a discount on the full market value is reapplied, therefore enabling the home to remain affordable to a resale purchaser. The purchaser must also complete an application which needs to be approved by Gedling Borough Council.
Further details and an application form are below