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Richmondshire District Council - Housing Unit

Mercury House
Station Road
North Yorkshire
01748 901150 / 01748 829100 / 01748 901141
Website -
How to contact
Phone, call in or contact for an appointment.
Public transport

Service offered

Assessment of priority need under the Housing Act. Can provide temporary accommodation for those assessed as in priority need - those with children or pregnant, vulnerable because of age (60+), disability or at risk from violence. Also offers general housing advice and information to private and council tenants, and homeless people. Out of hours emergencies phone 01653 690738.

Areas of law

Opening times

Mon 8.45am - 5.15pm
Tue 8.45am - 5.15pm
Wed 8.45am - 5.15pm
Thu 8.45am - 5.15pm
Fri 8.45am - 4.45pm

Target group

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

Area served

North Yorkshire


Disabled access

  • No wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: No
  • 1 small step at entrance.