Registering on HomeChoice
To register on HomeChoice, you must:
- be over 16 years old (we usually only offer tenancies to applicants aged over 18 so if you are under 18 please contact the Housing Advice Team to discuss your options).
- meet the immigration rules to move into social housing;
- not be guilty of 'unacceptable behaviour ' (i.e. breaking the terms and conditions of any current or former tenancies)
- have a local connection to Warwick district.
To have a local connection to Warwick district, you must:
- have lived in the district by choice for at least 6 months out of the last 12 months, or at least 3 years out of the last 5 years.
- be employed or can evidence an offer of employment in Warwick district, permanent or temporary paid work for a period of at least one year; or
- have a close family connection in Warwick district (son, daughter, brother, sister, mother or father, or person acting in place of a parent, who is over 18 and has lived in accommodation in Warwick district for at least 5 years before the date of your application).; or
- be able to evidence a continuing caring responsibility for someone resident in the Warwick district area; or
- be a Warwickshire County Council Care Leaver aged between 16 and 21; or
- be able to evidence you are in or due to start training or further education for at least 6-months or more in Warwick districts area
Application form and process
You will need to fill in an application form which you can download from our website at the applying for social housing page.
You can pick up an application form from - Brunswick Hub, 98-100 Shrubland St, Leamington Spa, CV31 3BD (Phone 01926 422123 for their opening times).
Or you can contact us by phone, 01926 456129 option 2 and we will post or email an application form to you.
Returning your form
You can return your completed application form to - Riverside House, Milverton Hill, Royal Leamington Spa, CV32 5HZ
Or send by post to - Warwick District Council, Housing Services, PO Box 2175, Riverside House, Milverton Hill, Royal Leamington Spa, CV32 5QE