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Wigan and Leigh Housing Options

01942 487 717
How to contact
Phone or make an appointment.

Service offered

Prevention of homelessness, housing options advice and assessment of entitlement to housing for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. General housing advice and information. Access to Wigan Housing Solutions bond guarantee scheme for help with accessing private rented accommodation. Out of hours emergencies phone 01942 828777.

Areas of law

Opening times

Mon 9am - 4.30pm
Tue 11am - 4.30pm
Wed 9am - 4.30pm
Thu 9am - 4.30pm
Fri 9am - 4.30pm

Target group

People who are/may be in housing difficulty, general public needing advice on housing matters.

Area served



Access to interpreters.

Disabled access

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: No
  • Ramped entrance to reception area. Textphone and information available in large print.