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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.

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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.

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Hove Town Hall

A big thank you to council staff

All council staff have been awarded a special “Thank You Day” in recognition of the role they’ve played in the response against Covid-19...

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Graphic of Covid-19 virus

Rates of Covid start to slow in Brighton & Hove

The first signs that lockdown is working are reflected in latest data showing 1,438 confirmed new cases of Covid-19 in the city in the seven days up to 15 January - a 36% decrease per 100,000 residents from the previous week.

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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.