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Applying for a council home

We are the largest landlord in Darlington. We have a wide range of well maintained properties for rent across the borough including family homes, bungalows, flats, apartments and sheltered schemes.

Renting a home from us couldn’t be easier, The benefits include:

  • No deposit or admin fee
  • Dedicated 24/7 emergency repair service
  • Trusted management service
  • Personal service from dedicated housing officers who will give you advice and support to manage your tenancy
  • Welfare benefits advice service including advice on benefits, maximising your household income and finances
  • Good value homes.

You may also be interested in our 50+ housing, mutual exchange or new council housing.

Did you know?

You can use our dedicated MyScan application [external link] to provide your documents to this service?

The MyScan logo

Interested in renting from us?

You can apply online through a company called Compass. You will need to register first.

View Available Properties and Apply Here

If you need help please call into the Town Hall where we can help you use our computers.

A new tenant receiving their keys