Winter support and coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance

Colchester Borough Council is providing support for residents, businesses, and communities throughout winter. The government has announced that England will move to Plan B in response to the risks of the Omicron variant. Check the guidance on GOV.UK for what this means for you.

policies

Policies

Transfer Incentive Scheme

The Transfer Incentive Scheme encourages people to move from family sized homes to smaller ones and free up larger homes for those who need them.

The Transfer Incentive Scheme encourages people to move from family sized hom...

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Duty to Refer- Homel...

Public bodies referral service for users they believe to be homeless or threatened with homelessness within 56 days.

Public bodies referral service for users they believe to be homeless or threa...

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Colchester Borough Cou...

All social housing providers who are regulated by the Homes and Communities Agency are required to publish clear and accessible tenancy policies.

All social housing providers who are regulated by the Homes and Communities A...

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Mobility Scooter Stora...

This policy sets out Colchester Borough Council's approach to requests from the Council's tenants to store mobility scooters within their home.

This policy sets out Colchester Borough Council's approach to requests fr...

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Rent Setting and Servi...

Colchester Borough Council's Rent Setting and Service Charge Policy sets out the principles the Council applies in calculating its rents

Colchester Borough Council's Rent Setting and Service Charge Policy sets ...

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Repairs Policies

Policies that set out our approach to various issues relating to repairs and alterations to Council owned properties

Policies that set out our approach to various issues relating to repairs and ...

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Essential Planned Move...

This policy details the Council's approach when moving a secure tenant temporarily or permanently from their home because of repairs or redevelopment plans

This policy details the Council's approach when moving a secure tenant te...

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Rent increase frequent...

Information about Colchester Borough Council's rent increase and the support available to affected tenants.

Information about Colchester Borough Council's rent increase and the supp...

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