Winchester City Council - Housing Options

Contact details

Winchester City Council - Housing Options
City Offices
Colebrook Street
SO23 9LJ

Public phone: 01962 848 163 / 01962 865 407 (OOH)


Website URL:

General information

Service offered: Assessment of priority need under the Housing Act. Can provide temporary accommodation for those assessed as in priority need - those with children or pregnant, vulnerable because of age (60+), disability or at risk from violence. General housing advice to private and council tenants, homeless people and those wanting access to social housing or the private sector. Opening hours phone 01962 848 163 - Office hours of 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday (4.30pm on a Friday), except on a Wednesday when duty will start at 1pm till 5pm. For out of hours emergencies, please contact our out of hours service on 01962 865 407.

Target group: People who are or may be priority homeless, the general public.

Area served: Winchester City Council area.

How to contact: Phone (01962 848 163 / Out of hours: 01962 865 407) /Email


Monday: 9am - 5pm

Tuesday: 9am - 5pm

Wednesday: 1pm - 5pm

Thursday: 9am - 5pm

Friday: 9am - 4.30pm

Weekends: Out of hours: 01962 865 407

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm


Wheelchair access: Yes - full

Accessible toilets: No

Access notes: Car park with bay for disabled drivers next to offices. Ramped entrance with lift inside. Typetalk.

Other information

Languages other than English: Access to interpreters and BSL.

Charity number:

Year established: 0


Public transport: Main bus station - 5 minutes walk.

Record last checked: 28 June 2023


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