Find local advice test - Shelter England

City of Edinburgh Council - Housing Options Team

0131 529 7342/529 7584
How to contact
Call in or phone to make an appointment

Service offered

Advice and information on housing options. Advice and support for homeless people, including assessment of priority need for housing. Out of hours emergencies phone 0800 032 5968.

Areas of law

Opening times

Mon 8.30am - 5pm
Tue 10am - 5pm
Wed 8.30am - 5pm
Thu 8.30am - 5pm
Fri 8.30am - 3.40pm

Target group

People who are homeless or at risk of losing their home.

Area served



Access to interpreters and BSL.

Disabled access

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: Yes
  • Level entrance from street. Ramped access for internal steps, lifts in building. Access to signers and loop system.