West Suffolk Council

On 1 April 2019 Forest Heath District Council and St Edmundsbury Borough Council were replaced by a single district council called West Suffolk Council. We will continue to deliver the same services while finding improved ways of supporting communities, businesses and the local economy. You may notice changes to the website, forms, letters and emails, due to the change.


Information about how to find a home in the area, including renting, social housing, supported and sheltered housing as well as what housing grants are available and what you could be eligible to in order to improve or adapt your home. Find out where to go for advice about obligations and rights for tenants and landlords in the private housing sector.

If you're worried about becoming homeless or are concerned for someone who is homeless you can also find information about what to do and who to contact.