Social Housing

Last Updated: 20 August 2021

We have no housing stock. Social housing in South Lakeland, also referred to as Council Housing, is owned and provided by housing associations.

If you are looking for social rented homes you must join ‘Cumbria Choice’ the housing register:

There is an online registration system, Cumbria Choice: how to use this service.

Information about the services offered by Cumbria Choice: frequently asked questions.

We are not able to answer general queries relating to your housing application or bandings. For help relating to the housing register or your housing application, contact South Lakes Housing on 0300 303 8540 who administer the register locally.

Current homeless applicants may contact their Housing Options Case Manager, details listed below.