Apply For Social Housing

Apply for Social Housing

Social housing in East Lindsey consists of homes owned and managed by Social Housing Providers (Housing Associations). There are no council owned houses in East Lindsey.

Most available social homes are advertised for rent through the Housing Register which is currently managed by Waterloo Housing Group on this Councils behalf.

To apply for social housing, please look at the eligibility section of the Housing Allocations Policy Icon for pdf Housing Allocation Policy - September 2015 Approved Version [227.29KB] first to check you are eligible then apply via Homes Direct.

Changes being implemented from October 2019

The management of the housing register will transfer back to this Council from 1st October 2019. To be considered for inclusion onto the housing register prior to October or to bid for properties, please continue to use Homes Direct.

The Housing Allocation Scheme Icon for pdf Housing Allocations Scheme 2019 [643.98KB]  is changing from October 2019. This will affect who is eligible for inclusion on the housing register, the level of priority awarded and how to apply. Further details will be made available from September 2019.