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Housing Department

Pendle Borough Council - Housing Needs Section

Services offered

Provision of housing advice, housing options and statutory homelessness function, including assessment of entitlement to housing for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. Temporary accommodation may be available, depending on eligibility.

Area served

Pendle Borough Council area - Nelson, Colne and surrounding areas.

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

All people over the age of 16 who are in housing need, homeless or at risk of homelessness.

Best way to get in touch

How to contact

Call or email during office hours.

How to contact - Opening times

  • Monday: 8.30am - 5pm
  • Tuesday: 8.30am - 5pm
  • Wednesday: 8.30am - 5pm
  • Thursday: 8.30am - 5pm
  • Friday: 8.30am - 4.45pm


Wheelchair access

Yes - full

Adapted toilets


Further information

Public transport

Nelson train and bus station - 5 minutes walk.