Apply for Housing
Social rented accommodation is provided by the Northern Ireland Housing Executive and local housing associations.
To apply for Social Rented Accommodation you will need to be assessed under Northern Ireland Housing Executive Selection Scheme and pointed on the common waiting list.Read More
Apply for Housing – from Outside NI
If applying for Social Rented Housing outside Northern Ireland your eligibility for housing in Northern Ireland and your housing needs will be assessed in the same way as any other applicant.
However, as the Northern Ireland Housing Executive will not be able to carry out a visit, you will be asked to complete a Housing/ Transfer and Self Assessment form.
The Selection Scheme
The selection scheme is a points-based system that the Northern Ireland Housing Executive uses when assessing personal circumstances and housing needs of applicants applying for social rented housing.Read More