How do I get onto the council's housing waiting list?

Cheltenham no longer has a waiting list which allocates points.

Homeseeker Plus is an online application system where you can:

  • view properties that come available,
  • express an interest in properties you are eligible for by placing a bid,
  • place up to 3 bids each week (the bidding week is from Tuesday to Wednesday)
  • view your housing application
  • change your housing application when your situation changes

Homeseeker Plus allows you to take control of your housing application and chose properties you want to live in.

The landlord that places the property advert will shortlist the applicants, and then allocate the property according to highest priority.

The Homeseeker Plus website has much more information and will tell you more about applying, bidding and your eligibility. 

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