To apply you must have been accepted onto the housing register of either Guildford Borough Council, Hart District Council, Rushmoor Borough Council or Waverley Borough Council. To register first click on How to Contact Us and then click on the website address for the council whose register you wish to join.
Each council will advertise 10% of their annual vacancies, across a range of bedroom sizes through HomeSelecta.These properties will include both council and housing association homes.
Yes certain properties may be excluded from the scheme, such as newly built homes, areas where there are fewer than ten council or housing association homes and rural properties that are built specifically to meet local housing needs.
We will advertise all HomeSelecta properties through all of our own choice based lettings schemes, Guildford Homechoice, Hart Homes, Rushmoor Homefinder and Waverley Homechoice.
You can only bid for a HomeSelecta property through the choice based lettings scheme of the council you are registered with.
You can bid for a total of 3 properties each week from the homes advertised in HomeSelecta and the choice based lettings scheme that you are registered with.
Each council has different rules for the type of home we would offer a household of a particular size. The council advertising the home will set the household size suitable for that property.
We will prioritise your application differently from the way we would normally do so. Click Prioritising Applications for more information
The landlord of the property advertised will carry out his own checks according to his stated policy. If you do not meet the landlord's criteria you may not be offered the property. The landlord concerned will be able to provide details.
The landlord will contact you and invite you to view the property. Following the viewing you will be asked to confirm if you would like the property or not. If you accept the landlord will agree a tenancy start date with you. If you refuse the property will be offered to the next eligible person. There is no penalty for refusing a property.You may continue to bid for properties in the normal way.
Information about homes that have been successfully let through HomeSelecta is published. We tell you the number of applicants that expressed an interest in each property and the level of priority and registration date of the successful applicant. To see the results of properties that have been let see the Recent Lets section of the choice based lettings scheme you are registered with.
Yes you can ask for a review if: