4 February 2016 - Bidding for Open to All properties has changed. Some applicants will not be able to bid for OTA properties until they give us more information.
The Government is changing the way Housing Benefit (or the housing element of Universal Credit) is calculated. Read our information leaflets to make sure you know what this means for you. Leaflet 1 Leaflet 2.
Some Derby Homes properties on Coronation Avenue/Crescent will be subject to this lettings plan.
Some Metroolitan properties on Fellowlands Way will be subject to this lettings plan.
Some Metroolitan properties on St Helens Street will be subject to this lettings plan.
Some Metroolitan properties on Hartington Street will be subject to this lettings plan.
The properties being build at Castleward will be subject to the Castleward Local Lettings Plan.
A Local Lettings Policy has been put in place for 104 New Build and 66 Acquired or Refurbished properties which will be advertised in Alvaston, Spondon and on Max Road between 2013 and 2015. The policy’s aim is to create and maintain a sustainable well balanced community.
Disability Living Allowance (DLA) has been replaced by Personal Independence Payments (PIP).
If you are struggling with gas/electric heating bills phone the freephone Home Heat Helpline on 0800 336699 for advise and assistance.
The Local Assistance Scheme is a scheme managed by the Council. The scheme helps people on certain benefits in an emergency or crisis.
The scheme will not give out any cash but will give out vouchers for items such as: