Access BCHA housing

Find out who to call for more advice

We do not hold our own waiting lists for our housing. Each local authority will hold their own housing register for houses within their area, operating a choice-based lettings system for these homes.

Take a look at the details below to see if we have housing in your area, and who you need to contact for a chat about whether you would be eligible to live within one of our properties.

Dorset

For information about accessing the accommodation we provide within Dorset, please visit Dorset for You.

Bournemouth

The housing we provide in Bournemouth is part of Bournemouth Council’s Supported Housing Pathway. All referrals are managed by the Bournemouth Supporting People Hub, to enquire about making a referral:

Call: 01202 451467

Email: sp.hub@bournemouth.gov.uk

Poole

For information about accessing housing in Poole, contact Borough of Poole:

Call: 01202 633804

Email: housingadvice@poole.gov.uk

Exeter

To access housing within Exeter, contact the Exeter City Council Housing Options Service:

Call: 01392 265726

Email: housing.advice@exeter.gov.uk

Plymouth

To find out about how to access housing within Plymouth, contact Plymouth City Council’s Housing Options Service:

Call: 01752 305496

Email: housingoptions@plymouth.gov.uk

Alternatively, you can visit Plymouth City Council’s 1st Stop Shop, click here for their opening hours and address.  

Portsmouth

Click here to find out how to apply for a house within Portsmouth. Alternatively:

Call: 023 9283 4989

Email: housing.options@portsmouthcc.gov.uk 

Hampshire

Click here for advice on how to access housing in Hampshire.

Wiltshire

To find out whether you would be eligible for the housing we provide in Wiltshire, contact Wiltshire Council’s Housing Options Team:

Call: 01249 706666

Email: homeless@wiltshire.gov.uk

Need emergency help?

If you’re homeless, or about to be homeless and need somewhere to stay:

Call Shelter on 0808 800 4444 between 8am-8pm Monday – Friday and 8am-5pm on the weekend.

Alternatively, click here to visit Shelter’s website for advice.

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