All council and some housing association vacancies are now advertised and let through choice based lettings.
You will need to register to join the scheme. You can apply online or download an application form at www.homes.oadby-wigston.org.uk.
All applications must be supported by certain proofs and evidence. These can be scanned and e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, faxed to 0116 288 7828, or posted/handed into the council offices at 40 Bell Street.
Details of how your application will be dealt with are available at www.homes.oadby-wigston.org.uk. Here you are also able to place bids on available properties for which you are eligible.
The residency criteria in deciding whether an applicant has a local connection changed on 23 March 2016, full details can be found in paragraph 4.2 (page 9) of the Housing allocations policy march 2016 (PDF Document, 301.65 Kb). Applicants will now have to have been living in the borough for 2 years before qualifying to appear on the Housing Register unless another criteria - such as close family connections or employment - applies.
Last updated: Wednesday, 5 October 2016 3:21 pm