Housing

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): change to service

On advice from the government regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19), we have changed the way we are delivering our services. Housing services can still be accessed, but we will not be providing face to face contact.

See further information about changes to services.


We want everyone in Bournemouth to have a home. That’s why we have lots of housing advice and services, including help for people who are homeless. We help people find and look after the home they need.

Housing advice and support

Get advice and find out where to get support for your housing concerns.

Types of tenancy

Find out about housing options, from private rentals to house shares or social housing.

Homelessness and rough sleeping

Get help if you're homeless, at risk of homelessness or concerned about someone who is.

Moving to Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

What to consider before planning a move to Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.

Disabled Facilities Grant

What's covered by a Disabled Facilities Grant, and how to apply for one.

Contact Housing Services

Our Housing Services team can help you with your housing queries.

Strategies, policies and performance for our housing services

Policies, performance information, service standards and guidance documents for our housing services.

Empty properties

Information about empty properties, including how to report them.

Applying to join the advisory list of Disabled Facilities Grant contractors

Contractors can apply to join the advisory list of tradesmen for the installation of Disabled Facilities Grant work.