Monday 16 September

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Registering for a property

How to apply for council housing - overview

Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council operates a choice based lettings approach to letting council properties. Vacant properties will be advertised and a home seeker is able to register their interest against any properties that they are interested in where they meet the lettings criteria.

To use this service, you first need to register for council housing (

View available properties 

Visit Leicestershire choice based lettings ( You don't need to register to view properties.

Bid on a property

If you find a suitable property, you can bid on that property. You will first need to register for council housing ( in order to bid on a property (

Housing allocations policy

Find out about our housing allocations policy