Can the Council help me with a deposit and rent in advance?

We may be able to offer you an interest-free loan, this is dependant on your circumstances.

Help with deposit/rent in advance

Torridge District Council may be able to offer assistance with an interest-free loan for deposit and rent in advance if you are eligible and homeless (or going to be homeless in the near future).  However, these loans are not compulsory and TDC will have the final say whether to offer you a loan or not.  You will need to discuss this with a Housing Options Officer who will be able advise you if you are eligible for a loan depending on your circumstances, household make-up and income.  To make an appointment telephone 01237 428700 or email housing.options@torridge.gov.uk.

Private rented accommodation

For full details relating to looking for private rented accommodation click here.