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Brentwood Borough Council - Housing Needs Department

01277 312500
How to contact
Phone or contact for an appointment.
Brentwood train station - 10 minutes walk.

Service offered

General housing advice and homelessness prevention information to private and council tenants and homeless people. Assessment of priority need under the Housing Act and Homelessness Act. Out of hours emergencies phone for council tenants 01277 261112

Areas of law

Opening times

Mon 8.30am - 5pm
Tue 8.30am - 5pm
Wed 8.30am - 5pm
Thu 8.30am - 5pm
Fri 8.30am - 4.30pm
Weekends Closed

Target group

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

Area served



Access to interpreters and BSL by pre-booked appointment only

Disabled access

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: Yes
  • Parking for disabled drivers. Car parking charges apply Ramped entrance. Loop system. Access to BSL signers