Our lettings service includes accommodation owned by the council as well as those owned by housing associations in the area.
Anyone who is on the housing register can bid for properties. Each week, the available properties for bidding will be advertised from Monday to Thursday on www.crawley-homechoice.org.uk and at the town hall.
You need to be on the Housing Register to be eligible for social rented or part buy properties, and an existing tenant to take part in a mutual exchange, through www.homeswapper.co.uk
We have to ensure a balanced approach when allocating social housing so that priority is given to people with the highest level of need and that we make best use of the available properties we have. This is our allocations policy:
There can sometimes be confusion and misunderstanding about who gets available council properties.
There are about 8,500 council properties in Crawley and approximately 1,800 housing association properties.
The report: Who Gets the Council Properties That Become Available? presents some facts and figures to give you a greater understanding of who is getting council housing in Crawley.
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