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Uttlesford District Council - Homelessness and Housing Options

Council Offices
London Road
Saffron Walden
01799 510510
How to contact
Call in or phone.
Public transport

Service offered

Assessment of entitlement to housing for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. General housing advice and information for private and registered social landlord tenants and homeless people. Rent deposit guarantee scheme, mainly for people who are homeless and in priority need, with limited availability for non-priority homeless. Out of hours emergencies phone 01799 510510.

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

Target group

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

Area served



Language Line and BSL.

Disabled access

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: Yes
  • Parking for disabled drivers. Ramped entrance. Access to BSL signers. Home visits for people unable to attend the office.