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Homefinder UK

Welcome to Homefinder UK

Homefinder UK is a national housing mobility scheme helping individuals and households who want or need to move to other parts of the country. This might be to find a home that better matches their household size, personal or financial circumstances. If unsure whether this scheme is right for you and to see the full list of the type of applicants we work with, please read here.

Households can move to be closer to family and friends, to access employment or education, or simply to move to a home that is more appropriate to their needs. If you are looking to move within your current local authority boundaries then you should contact your local council rather than register for the scheme.

To be eligible for Homefinder UK you must be a tenant of or registered with a participating landlord or council.  If you are not sure if your landlord is participating you can email [email protected]

Completing the application

You can save the form by clicking “Finish Later” and complete it later on if you wish to do so. However, the form must be completed within 14 days otherwise you will need to start a new application. If the form is inactive for more than 20 minutes, the form will not save your answers and you may need to start a new form. Please be prepared to complete the form in one go where you can.

We strongly recommend you have the following information to hand BEFORE you start your application:

  1. All household details including date of birth and NI number (for anyone over the age of 16)
  2. Details of any support worker and / or someone who you would like to deal with your application on your behalf.
  3. Address details for the main and joint applicant (if applicable) – including dates moved in, date left and the full postcode 

To continue to the registration form please click on 'Start Here' below.


If you have partially completed the form and have a temporary ID please click on 'Log in' button to proceed.

You can also upload your ID and proof of address and benefits to your customer portal once you have completed your form here. 


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