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Winchester City Council - Housing Options

01962 840222 / 01962 848163
How to contact
Drop-in or phone.
Main bus station - 5 minutes walk.

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. General housing advice to private and council tenants, homeless people and those wanting access to social housing or the private sector. Emergency phone 01962 848163.

Areas of law

Opening times

Mon 9am - 5pm
Tue 9am - 5pm
Wed 1pm - 5pm
Thu 9am - 5pm
Fri 9am - 4.30pm

Target group

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

Area served



Access to interpreters and BSL.

Disabled access

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: No
  • Car park with bay for disabled drivers next to offices. Ramped entrance with lift inside. Typetalk. Home visits for people unable to attend the office.