Uttlesford District Council Housing Options Team
Public phone: 01799 510510
Service offered: Our Housing Options Officers want to help and are experienced in assisting people in various situations of housing need. We have statutory responsibility for anyone at risk of homelessness or homeless. We have a limited homelessness prevention fund and rent deposit guarantee scheme. We also operate the Home Option, social housing waiting list.
Target group: People who have lost their accommodation; People who are worried about losing their home or People who need to move.
Area served: Uttlesford District Council (North-west Essex): including Saffron Walden, Newport, Stansted Mountfitchet, Great Dunmow, Thaxted and surrounding villages.
How to contact: Telephone or email, drop-in after 1pm
Monday: 11am - 5pm
Tuesday: 8.30am - 5pm
Wednesday: 8.30am - 5pm
Thursday: 8.30am - 5pm
Friday: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Weekends: Out of hours 01799 51010
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Parking for disabled drivers. Ramped entrance. Access to BSL signers. Home visits for people unable to attend the office.
Languages other than English: Language Line and BSL.
Year established: 0
Record last checked: 11 June 2019