Housing

We provide a range of housing services to the people that live in the Malvern Hills district as part of a shared housing service with Wychavon district council.

Home choice plus Energy efficiency

   Affordable home ownership   Disabled facilities grant   Homelessness

                            Housing standards House in Multiple Occupation   

We are responsible for ensuring that the following services are provided:

  • Formulation of housing and homelessness strategies, and working with developers and Registered Providers to achieve the development of new affordable homes across the Malvern Hills District
  • Working with our housing options and homelessness contractor Festival Housing to ensure that housing options and homelessness advice are available to anyone who needs it
  • Tackling disrepair, the licensing of Houses in Multiple Occupation and caravan sites; and  facilitating grants to enable people to remain in their homes
  • Working with our contractor Care and Repair Worcestershire who provides independent advice, support and practical help to older people, people with disabilities and those on low income who need to repair, improve or adapt their homes.

Contact us

General Housing Needs Enquiry

 housing.needs@wychavon.gov.uk      

Private sector housing 
For enquires such as Property in disrepair, HMO licensing, Caravan licensing, Empty Homes.

privatesectorhousing@wychavon.gov.uk

Affordable homes
For enquires such as Housing Needs Surveys, Evidence of affordable housing need for new developments, or Fixed Equity/ Discount market sales applications.

privatesectorhousing@wychavon.gov.uk

Useful contacts

  • Money Advice Service - an independent service, set up by the government to help people make the most of their money, giving free, unbiased money advice to everyone across the UK –online, over the phone and face to face.
  • Fortis Living
  • Gov.uk
  • Street Link

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