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Bournemouth Borough Council - Housing Services

01202 451451 / 01202 451467
How to contact
Call in – run a drop in service/telephone/email.

Service offered

Assessment of entitlement to housing for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. Housing for people considered in priority need of housing. Temporary accommodation may be available while enquiries are made about eligibility. Homelessness prevention work. Rent deposit scheme. General housing advice and information. Out of hours emergencies phone 01202 668123.

Areas of law

Opening times

Mon 9am - 4.30pm
Tue 9am - 4.30pm
Wed 9am - 4.30pm
Thu 9am - 4.30pm
Fri 9am - 4pm

Target group

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

Area served



Language Line and BSL.

Disabled access

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: Yes