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Housing advice

The council offers a range of services providing information and advice on housing issues, homeless service and local housing associations.

  • Council housing
    We no longer have any council houses. Housing associations are the main providers of new and affordable social housing in Dumfries and Galloway.
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  • Help for homeless people
    You are entitled to accommodation if you don't have a place to stay.
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  • Housing support services
    Housing support services are low level preventative and enabling services which help vulnerable homeless and potentially homeless people to maintain a home.
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  • Social Housing Policy
    Housing Services is responsible for ensuring the Council's statutory responsibilities as the strategic Housing Authority for Dumfries and Galloway are met.
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  • Travelling people - sites
    Provision and management of permanent or transit sites for use by travellers within the area. Also dealing with unauthorised use of land by traveller communities.
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  • Screening Determination
    The main focus of the Dumfries and Galloway Council Strategic Housing Investment Plan (SHIP) is to set out how the Council intends to meet its affordable housing requirements over a five year rolling programme. The SHIP details how the affordable housing investment priorities will be delivered in practice.
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Contact Dumfries and Galloway Council T: 030 33 33 3000

Council Offices
English Street

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