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Council tenants and leaseholders

Information for council tenants and leaseholders who live in houses, flats and sheltered accommodation.

Tenant and leaseholder satisfaction survey 2021

We would really like to hear your views in order to help us improve housing services (closing date: 31 October 2021).

Council housing available to rent

Council properties that are currently available to rent by council tenants.

News and updates

Keep up to date with the latest news for tenants and leaseholders.

Your council housing rent

Information about your council rent including ways to pay and help if you're struggling to pay.

Repairs, maintenance and improvements

As well as repairs and regular maintenance that we carry out, there may be improvements or changes that you might want to make to your home.

Safety advice for tenants

All of our tenants deserve to feel safe and be treated fairly at all times.

Council tenants and leaseholders - get involved

Get involved in one of our groups or panels to let us know what you think about the housing service and how it can be improved.

Council leaseholders

If you bought your flat or maisonette under the government's 'Right To Buy' scheme, or bought from someone who already owns the property, you purchase the lease of that property and are a council leaseholder.

Council tenant transfers and swaps

You can transfer to other council housing or do a mutual home swap if you want to move house.

Council tenants moving out of Swansea

If you want to move to council housing outside Swansea, our housing options team can give you advice on how to apply to other councils.

Leaving council housing

If you are thinking of ending your tenancy there are certain things you need to do before you leave.

Neighbourhood officers

All council tenants have a Neighbourhood Officer who can help you with your tenancy and oversee the area where you live.

Council housing and tenancy information

Local authority housing or council housing is long term, low cost accommodation. You will need to complete an application to join our housing needs register.

Area housing offices

Contact details, locations, facilities and accessibility information for all our area housing offices.

Council housing developments

New homes being built are now more sustainable and energy efficient, helping to reduce our carbon footprint.