What is required to complete the Housing Register Form?

If you are in the position of finding yourself homeless during this period please contact our Out of Hours contact number on 01522 782246

It will take approximately 45 minutes to complete theHousing Register form

You will need to have the following information available:

  • National Insurance Number - this can be found on your payslip, tax returns or official letters about Tax, pensions or benefits
  • Details of all household members
  • Your last 5 years address history including date you moved out (this needs to be a continuous history there should be no gaps)
  • Medical history (if applicable)
  • Financial details which includes budgeting, including wages and expenditure such as bills and debts

You will be asked to supply documentation to support your application.

If you do not have the relevant information or documents available you will be able to save the application and you will have 21 days to finish and submit the form, however if you are able to submit everything we will be able to process your application more quickly.

You will need to supply the following:

  • Eviction
    • Rented Property - Copy of your Notice to Quit (if applicable). This should be a Section 21 letter from your landlord or a formal letter from your family member
    • Mortgaged Property - Possession Order (if applicable) 
  • Property Information
    • Rented Property - Full tenancy agreement for current property - This is the whole agreement not just the first page
    • Mortgaged Property - Confirmation of property on the market and the selling price
  • Local Connection to Breckland district. This needs to be one of the following:
    • Proof of your last 3 years' residency within Breckland district. This can be utility bills or Council Tax letters
    • Your permanent contract of employment within Breckland district
    • Written permission from your immediate family member (parent or sibling) to check their Council Tax records to verify that they have resided in the Breckland district for the last 3 years. Alternatively your family member can sign up for ourCouncil Tax Online Serviceswhich will give them the ability to access an electronic copy of their bill
  • Financial Information
    • Three consecutive months most recent bank statements no older than 28 days for all accounts held (including saving accounts and ISAs). We will not accept screen shots
    • Full award letter of all benefits received
    • Rented Property - A recent rent statement or letter/email from your landlord confirming that you have no rent arrears
    • Mortgaged Property - A mortgage statement. If in arrears, provide the statements dating back to when arrears started
  • Proof of identity for all members of the family - Driving licence, EEA ID card or passport for anyone under 18 years a birth certificate
  • Medical Condition - We will require supporting evidence of this. e.g. - hospital letters, doctors letter or supporting agency letter

Failure to provide this information may delay your application

Last updated: 29/11/2019 11:51:22