Joining the Housing Register

4. Who can use HomeChoice

From 1 May 2015 the following bands will be permitted to use HomeChoice:

  • Band B
  • Band C
  • Band D (excluding employment transfer tenants from outside the borough)

Band A: Urgent/Emergency need, band H: High priority homeless households owed a housing duty and band D transfer tenants from outside the borough taking up employment in the borough will not be permitted to use HomeChoice. These applicants will be made a single suitable direct offer of accommodation. They retain the right to a review of the offer if it is refused.