Essential Website Maintenance – Thursday 9th January 2020

We will be carrying out essential website maintenance in the afternoon which will affect some functionality. We apologise in advance for any inconvenience the work may cause and will do all we can to keep disruption to an absolute minimum.
Home Resident Housing Housing Improvements Home Improvement Loans

Home Improvement Loans

Summary (optional)
start content

The Home Improvement Loan is an interest free loan for owner occupiers, landlords, charities and developers. The work completed has to make the property warm, safe and/or secure.

The minimum loan amount is £1,000, up to a maximum of £35,000 per property.  All loans are secured. The Council have to secure a first or second charge against the land registry title.

There will be a £500 administration fee.

Further information about the Scheme is in the leaflet below, including the application process.

To apply for the loan, please complete the expression of interest form.

If you would like a paper copy of the expression of interest form or if you would like more information about the Home Improvement Loan, please contact the Housing Strategy Team:


Please note that the loan is discretionary and an offer of a loan cannot be guaranteed until the applicant has received a formal notice of approval.

Home Improvement Loan Factsheet (PDF)


end content