Photo of a Brighton & Hove housing repairs & maintenance service van

Housing Repairs & Maintenance dispute update

Following positive discussions between the council and the GMB, the dispute involving some staff in our Housing Repairs & Maintenance service has been resolved.

Homes in Brighton & Hove

Support for rough sleepers

Our Covid emergency accommodation remains available every day for anyone who needs the council’s help. If you’re concerned about anyone sleeping rough, please let us know by reporting through Streetlink.

Solar panels on new homes in Buckley Close

Progress in making homes more sustainable

A range of work is being done on improving the energy efficiency of council housing, including the installation of solar PV and thermal systems and the first air source heat pumps.

Renewable energy

Scheme offers residents savings on solar panels 

If you want to save on your energy bills and generate your own clean electricity, you can apply to a Sussex-wide scheme to get discounts on installing high quality solar panels throughout September.