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Housing Department

Colchester Borough Homes - Housing Options Team

Services offered

Advice and assistance for home owners, private and council/housing association tenants who have housing problems. Advice for people who are homeless or facing homelessness about finding alternative accommodation. Help and advice for families to rent in the private sector. Out of hours emergencies: 01206 769779.

Area served

Colchester Borough Council area.

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

People with housing problems or who are homeless or facing homelessness.

Best way to get in touch

How to contact

Phone, write or email. Contact for an appointment.

How to contact - Opening times

  • Monday: 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday: 9am - 5pm
  • Friday: 9am - 5pm


Wheelchair access

Yes - full

Adapted toilets


Further information

Public transport

Colchester train station - 20 minutes walk. Bus station - 5 minutes walk.