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Housing Department

Uttlesford District Council - Homelessness and Housing Options

Services offered

Assessment of entitlement to housing for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. General housing advice and information for private and registered social landlord tenants and homeless people. Rent deposit guarantee scheme, mainly for people who are homeless and in priority need, with limited availability for non-priority homeless. Out of hours emergencies phone 01799 510510.

Area served

Uttlesford District Council - Saffron Walden, Stansted, Mountfichet, Great Dunmow.

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

People who are or may be priority homeless, and the general public.

Best way to get in touch

How to contact

Email or phone.

How to contact - Opening times

  • Monday: 8.30am - 5pm
  • Tuesday: 1pm - 5pm
  • Wednesday: 1pm - 5pm
  • Thursday: 1pm - 5pm
  • Friday: 8.30am - 4.30pm
  • Weekends: Out of Hours Emergency only 01799 510510


Wheelchair access

Yes - full

Adapted toilets