Apply for council housing, pay your rent, request a repair or report a problem.
Applying or moving out
Apply to join the housing register
You need to join the housing register before you can view and apply to move into available council or housing association properties.
Make a bid on Homemove
After you've joined the housing register, you can make a bid to let us know you're interested in an advertised council or housing association property.
Move out of council housing
How to end your council tenancy if you're moving out of your property, and what else you need to do before you move
Tell us about a change of occupants in your council home
You need to tell us if anyone moves into or out of your council home
Apply to move to a different council property
You can apply to move to a different council property if the one you're living in isn't suitable for your household
Swap your council or housing association home
Start an application to swap homes with another council or housing association tenant, also known as a mutual exchange.
Apply for the Transfer Incentive Scheme
If you're a council tenant, you can receive a cash payment for transferring from family-sized or adapted housing to a smaller property
Apply for Seniors Housing
You can apply for council housing designed for older people if you want to live independently but need some support.
Other ways to pay your housing rent
Pay your housing rent by card online or on the phone, set up a standing order or pay by post.
Get help to pay your housing rent
Check if you can apply for Housing Benefit or discretionary payments if you're struggling to pay your housing rent
Apply for a parking space or garage
Find your nearest council car park or garage and apply for a space
Repairs and improvements
Make an improvement to your council home
Check if you can make a home improvement or ask for CCTV at your council home.
Changes to your home
If you have a disability or a long term illness or health condition, you might benefit from making some changes to your home, adapting it to better meet your needs.
Get help with gardening at your council home
Apply for gardeners to visit your council home if you're over 70 years of age or you have a disability.
Get help with decorating your council home
Apply for decorating work or materials for your council home if you're over 70 years of age or you have a disability
How we invest in your council homes
Find out how we use our funding to improve the service we provide for our council tenants
Lift replacement programme - keeping you updated
Find out about the work we're doing to modernise or replace our lifts across the city.
Find out which type of tenancy you can get if you apply for council housing in Brighton & Hove
Apply to keep a pet in your council home
You can ask to keep a pet in your council home if you can look after it and make sure it won't be a nuisance to other tenants
How we deal with anti-social behaviour in council housing
We aim to make sure residents feel safe and secure in their homes and do not suffer from anti-social behaviour, nuisance, or harassment.
Insure items in your council home
How to insure furniture, carpets, clothes, jewellery and other belongings in your council home.
Fire safety in council flats
Find out how we make our blocks of flats resistant to fire, and what to do if there's a fire in your building
Homing In newsletter for council tenants and leaseholders
We publish a newsletter four times a year called Homing In, with all the latest news and developments for our council tenants and leaseholders.
Annual report to council tenants and leaseholders
Our annual reports to all council tenants and leaseholders on our performance as your landlord.
Pay for other housing charges
Pay for laundry tokens, concessionary TV Licence fee and guest room charges in seniors housing and Hampshire Court car park fob or pedestrian key.
Find out what your responsibilities are as a council leaseholder, and how to contact us about your lease
Pay your leaseholder charges
Set up a Direct Debit to pay your leaseholder charges monthly, or pay by card online
Contact us about council housing
Contact us if you have a question about our council housing services, or disagree with a decision we've made.
Report a council housing problem
Let us know if you've experienced anti-social behaviour or noise nuisance in your neighbourhood
Report a neighbourhood issue
Let us know about an issue in your council estate that's affecting day to day life for you or your neighbours
Get involved in your neighbourhood
Find out how to join or start a local resident group in your area. Get involved in improving services.
Join a Resident Involvement group
If you're a council resident, you can get involved with different groups across the city to help improve the services we provide.