Apply for housing

How to apply for housing, eligibility, help and support and more.

Council housing

Apply for housing, paying your rent, reporting repairs.

Council housing review

The management of South Tyneside Council's housing stock is to be brought back 'in-house', following Cabinet decision.

Energy advice

Energy bills advice, support with heating, insulation and the cost of living.

Financial help with housing

Help and advice around the types of housing benefits available.

Private housing and landlords

Information for private housing tenants and landlords.

Housing fraud

Types of housing fraud, what you can do to help and more.

Cleaning services from South Tyneside Council

About the cleaning service, how to book and more.

How to find a home

Information about Council housing, housing associations and private housing.

Housing benefit

Who can claim housing benefit, how to apply, view your account and more.

Support for ex-armed forces

Housing support for the armed forces community.


Homelessness, sleeping rough and services.

Request to rent a Council garage

You can request to rent a Council garage online.

Request a Right to Buy application pack

You can request a 'Right to Buy' application pack online.

Local land charges

Personal searches, the Council's services, fees and more.