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Documents required for social housing application

Published: Thursday 26 July 2018

All applications should have a completed risk assessment form, financial form (income/expenditure) and tenancy references for the last 5 Years.

 

All evidence needs to be dated within the last 6 months excluding photo ID

 

EVIDENCE OF ADDRESS

1 item of acceptable Documents, relating to your current address

 

  • Utility Bill, most recent

  • Current DWP benefit confirmation letter

  • Council Tax Bill, current year

  • Local Authority / Housing Association / Private tenancy agreement

  • Full UK Driving Licence, with current address detailed

  • Bank / Building Society / Mortgage Statement / Credit Union Statement or pass book

  

ID

You and the people to be housed with you

 

For applicant, partner and household members 18+

 

  • 1 item with photo ID, OR

  • 2 items if photo ID not available

 

Children in household (under 18)

 

  • Birth Certificate AND

  • Confirmation of child benefit (letter or bank statement)

 

Acceptable ID

  • Passport / ID Card

  • UK Driving Licence

  • Bus pass

  • Current DWP benefit confirmation letter

  • Current Inland Revenue Tax notification

  • Birth Certificate

  • HM Forces Identity Card

     

 

PROOF OF INCOME

All applicants must complete the attached financial assessment form and submit with application

 

  • Pay slips – last 3 months

  • Contract of employment

  • Child benefit

  • Child/working tax credits

  • JSA/ESA/Income Support

  • PIP

     

     

    OTHER INFORMATION WHICH MAY BE REQUIRED

     

     

     

    • Proof of pregnancy (with estimated due date)

    • Marriage/divorce certificate

    • Name change deed (name changed by Deed Poll)

    • Details of any residency / access arrangements for children

    • Letter from main carer regarding overnight access to children

    • Medical Form

    • Any supporting medical information.

    • Any supporting information from agencies e.g. Probation Service, Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Teams, Social Services

    This information can also be found under Using this service > Information for Lincoln Customers


Important information

Published: Friday 6 April 2018

A letter or email has been sent to all applicants informing them of new login details.  When you have logged in it is important that you review / update your application working your way through the whole form filling in all the gaps including household members right through to submit, or any bids placed maybe bypassed. The screen shot below shows you where you need to click.

 

A further reminder email / letter will be sent 27th April 2018. If your application has still not been updated and submitted within 28 days, your application will be cancelled and removed from the system

 


New website information

Published: Tuesday 20 March 2018

If you have already registered OR were active on our previous system, please do not create / re-register your details again.

Please make sure we have the correct email address to receive further correspondence from this site