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Orkney Islands Council - Housing Services

01856 873535
How to contact
Phone, call in or make an appointment.

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. Out of hours emergencies phone 07699 705527or 07921 582962.

Areas of law

Opening times

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

Target group

Anyone threatened with homelessness or in need of housing advice.

Area served

Orkney Islands


Disabled access

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: Yes
  • Parking available. Ramped front entrance.