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Midlothian Council - Housing Options

Buccleuch House
1 White Hart Street
0131 271 3397
How to contact
Call in or phone for an appointment.
Public transport

Service offered

Assessment of entitlement to housing for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. Housing provided for people considered in priority need of housing. Temporary accommodation may be available while enquiries are made about eligibility. General housing advice and information for private and council tenants and homeless people. Out of hours emergencies phone 0131 663 7211.

Areas of law

Opening times

Mon 9am - 5pm
Tue 9am - 5pm
Wed 10am - 5pm
Thu 9am - 5pm
Fri 9am - 3.30pm

Target group

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

Area served



Access to interpreters, Language Line and BSL.

Disabled access

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: Yes
  • Parking for disabled drivers. Level entrance. Loop system. Access to BSL signers.