Social Housing Allocations Policy

Nottingham City Homes

Nottingham City Council has a legal duty to have an allocations policy. The allocations policy aims to address the housing need in the city and contribute to the development of sustainable neighbourhoods.

It is also a requirement of the Council to make the most effective use of its housing stock i.e. providing housing to those in need.

The Allocations Policy is currently under review to ensure it reflects the Homeless Reduction Act and meets the requirements of Nottingham citizens.

If you are threatened with homelessness you should contact Housing Aid at Nottingham City Council for advice. Alternatively, you can contact the Nottingham HomeLink team for general housing advice.

The current version of the housing allocations policy was approved in April 2015: