Find out about our housing services and how to apply for housing benefits.

Draft Homelessness Strategy consultation. Northumberland County Council is developing a Homelessness Strategy which outlines the Council’s plans to reduce and prevent homelessness by tackling the main causes and improving access to both permanent and temporary accommodation. Follow this link to the consultation page.


Finding a home

Find out how to search and apply for a home to rent:


Housing benefits

If you are on a low income, whether you're working or not, and need financial help to pay all or part of your rent, you may be able to get housing benefit.


Affordable Housing

Find out how and where we will be providing affordable housing across the county.


Housing help and advice

Advice and information on buying your home, making repairs and keeping it warm. Also find out what to do if you are threatened with homelessness.


Housing policies

Find our strategies, polices and statistics about the service.