How to Contact us

Below is a list of key contacts for Wealden District Council Services. Our Office hours for enquires and assistance are 8.30am – 5.00pm Monday to Friday and we can be contacted on 01323 443322.

For all out of hours enquires except those relating to homelessness please call the Emergency out of hours number on 01772 678941.

For out of hours homelessness calls please call 0330 123 3517.

Housing Applications

To join our Housing Register, you must meet our eligibility criteria. Further information can be found on our Housing Register – Applying for Social Housing through the Council page.

For general advice email: HousingAllcoations@wealden.gov.uk 

Benefits Service

For information about help with paying your rent, local housing allowance, help with paying your Council Tax, how you can help to stop people cheating the benefits system and Council Tax discounts,  email: benefits@wealden.gov.uk

Choice Based Lettings

For enquires and advice to do with regards to housing email HousingAllocations@wealden.gov.uk alternatively look on the Homemove (external link) website for more detailed information.

Disabled Adaptations to Council Housing

For advice on disabled adaptations to your council home, contact us by emailing:  privatehousing@wealden.gov.uk

Energy Efficiency

For advice and information on energy efficiency and current grants and schemes, please email privatehousing@wealden.gov.uk

General Housing Options

For Housing advice and Options, contact the Housing Options team by emailing: housingoptions@wealden.gov.uk

Housing Officers

For enquires, information and advice to do with housing related issues for council tenants. Contact your Housing Officer team by emailing housing@wealden.gov.uk. If you need assistance you can request a visit from a Housing Officer using this form.

Leasehold

For information and advice for previous council tenants who have purchased their flats under right to buy, Contact the Leasehold and Right to Buy Team by emailing: housing@wealden.gov.uk

Private Housing

For information and advice for Private tenants, homeowners, landlords, agents with regards to housing conditions, Disabled adaptations, financial assistance and other private sector housing issues, contact the team please email privatehousing@wealden.gov.uk

Repairs Desk

To report a repair on your property, contact the repairs desk on 01323 443375, or email repairs@wealden.gov.uk

Rents and Arrears

For rents enquires or to discuss arrears on your rent account, Contact the rents team by emailing rents@wealden.gov.uk, alternatively you can pay your rent online by using our online service.

Right to Buy

For information and advice on how to purchase your council home, Contact the Right to Buy Team by emailing housing@wealden.gov.uk

Retired Living  Accommodation

Contact the Retirement Living Team by emailing: housing@wealden.gov.uk

Tenant Involvement

For Enquires on Tenant Involvement contact our Tenant Involvement Officer on by emailing: Tenant.particiaption@wealden.gov.uk