This section contains advice and information for secure council tenants, about:

Transferring your home

Information for secure council tenants whose homes no longer suit their needs due to overcrowding or medical grounds.

Swapping homes

Schemes to swap your home with tenants in London or the UK, plus how you can apply to transfer to another home.


Our Fresh Start scheme offers up to £4,000 to tenants who would like to move to a smaller home.

Moving to another London borough

The housingmoves scheme helps secure tenants to move to another London borough.

Other options

For those aged 60 and over, there’s sheltered housing and the Seaside and Country Homes Scheme