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Housing Needs Survey

The District Housing Needs Survey is now open! We are asking all district residents to take part. Tell us about your household’s current and future housing requirements and your views on affordable housing. The Survey is open until 7 March 2023. Complete the survey online now.

District Housing Needs Survey 2023

Afghan citizens’ resettlement scheme

As a District Council, we, along with neighbouring local authorities are ready to play our  part in the success of the national Afghan citizens’ resettlement scheme and help a number of families settle in the Dover area. We have been working with   Government, Kent County Council and local support providers over the last few weeks to make the necessary arrangements. You can find out more about our work here.

Apply for Housing

What you need to know and how to apply for housing 

Housing for Council Tenants

Your landlord service for Council homes including tenancy and repairs.

Pay Your Rent

Pay your rent online using a debit or credit card

Housing Needs

Getting a home, changing your home and finding help

Housing Benefit

People on a low income can get help to pay their rent

Private sector housing

Grants & Loans, Empty Homes, Houses in Multiple Occupation

New Affordable Housing

Discover more about affordable housing developments in the district, shared ownership, First Homes and community housing.


Find out what to do if you are homeless of threatened with eviction.

Community Housing

Find out about Community Led Housing and Self Build.


Advice about how you can deal with damp, mould and condensation in your home


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