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Coronavirus (COVID 19) Information update

Processing and response times

Following public health guidance including social distancing advice, in order to protect the public and staff against infection form coronavirus our service currently remains open but with limited capacity.

There is currently an 8-12 week delay in the processing of the Home seeker’s applications therefore we appreciate your patience at this time.


If you have queries regarding your application, which do not relate to processing times, please email cbl@southend.gov.uk or send a web message.

In order for us to address delays we ask that you only contact us by telephone if your query is urgent.

 

Thank you for your patience.

Welcome to Southend's Choice Based Lettings Site

Welcome to On The Move, Southend-on-Sea Borough Council's Choice Based Lettings scheme. On The Move allows you to bid for council and partner housing association properties that you would like to live in within the borough of Southend.

On The Move allows you to bid for properties that you would like to live in, by advertising available social housing in the Borough.

You may only bid for a property if your application has been accepted onto our Homeseekers' Register. If you are not currently on our Homeseekers' Register, you can apply by clicking 'register' on the top right hand side of the website.

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Advertising dates 23

Current cycle

23 Sep, until 27 Sep

Next cycle

Starts 30 Sep, until 4 Oct
Processing and response times
Following public health guidance including social distancing advice, in order to protect the public and staff against infection form coronavirus our service currently remains open but with limited capacity.
There is currently an 8-12 week delay...
Published: Wednesday 2 September 2020

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