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Isle of Wight Council - Housing Services

01983 823040
How to contact
Email, Drop-in, phone, contact for an appointment or write.
Newport bus station - 10 minutes walk.

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. Also offer general housing advice and information for private and council tenants and homeless people. Out of hours emergencies phone 01983 821105.

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 n/a

Target group

General public, including people who are or may be priority homeless, and the general public.

Area served

Isle of Wight


Access to Language is Everything.

Disabled access

  • Limited wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: Yes
  • Limited parking by arrangement. Ramped entrance. Automatic doors. Loop system. Home visits for people unable to attend the office.