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Housing Department

North Dorset District Council - Housing Services

Services offered

Deal with applications under the Housing Act 1996 and Homelessness Act 2002. Advice on housing for the general public. Administer the North Dorset housing register/transfer register. Out of hours emergencies phone 01258 454111.

Area served

North Dorset District Council - Blandford Forum, Shaftesbury, Gillingham, Sturminster Newton.

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

People who are homeless or in housing need.

Best way to get in touch

How to contact

Contact for an appointment.

How to contact - Opening times

  • Monday: 9am - 5pm, 9.30am-12.30pm drop-in
  • Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday: 9am - 5pm, 9.30am-12.30pm drop-in
  • Friday: 9am - 5pm


Wheelchair access

Yes - full

Adapted toilets