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Housing Department

Sunderland City Council - Access to Housing

Services offered

Assessment of entitlement to housing for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. Provision of housing for people considered in priority need of housing. Temporary accommodation may be available while enquiries are made about eligibility. General housing advice and information for private and council tenants and homeless people. Tenancy harrassment advice.

Area served


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

Drop-in to the Civic Centre, phone, contact for an appointment, write or email.

How to contact - Opening times

  • Monday: 8.30am - 5.15pm
  • Tuesday: 8.30am - 5.15pm
  • Wednesday: 8.30am - 5.15pm
  • Thursday: 8.30am - 5.15pm
  • Friday: 8.30am - 4.45pm


Wheelchair access

Yes - full

Adapted toilets