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Housing Department

Southend on Sea Borough Council - Housing Options

Services offered

General housing advice and information to private and council tenants. Advice for homeless people and people threatened with homelessness. Assistance and accommodation for people assessed as being in priority need, including rent deposit scheme. Out of hours emergencies phone 01702 466550.

Area served

Southend on Sea Borough Council area.

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

General public, including people who are or may be priority homeless.

Best way to get in touch

How to contact

Phone for general enquiries or make an appointment.

How to contact - Opening times

  • Monday: 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday: 9am - 5pm
  • Friday: 9am - 4.45pm


Wheelchair access

Yes - full

Adapted toilets


Further information

Public transport

Southend Central train station - 5 minutes walk.