Changes to Tyne and Wear Homes

Changes to Tyne and Wear Homes

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

The Tyne and Wear Homes Partnership regularly reviews the information below, so please keep checking for further updates.

Last updated: 13 Jun 2022

  1. Do I need to do anything now?

No, you do not need to do anything currently. There is no need for you to contact us, as we will keep you informed of any changes to come.

  1. What are the changes?

The Tyne and Wear partnership will be coming to an end and going forward, each local authority will aim to have their own website by winter 2022.

This will improve your experience, by giving partners the flexibility to adapt and develop their services, to support their housing applications and lettings process on a local basis.

  1. Can I apply for re-housing through the Tyne and Wear Homes right now?

Yes, you can apply for re-housing through Tyne and Wear Homes. We will tell you when this changes.

  1. Can I still bid for properties on Tyne and Wear Homes?

Yes, you can still bid for properties.

  1. Will my membership number change?

Your membership and login details will not change.

  1. When will Tyne and Wear Homes come to an end?

The Tyne and Wear Homes partnership is due to come to an end in Winter 2022. We will contact you before this with information about what this means for you.

  1. Will there be changes with how my data is shared between local authorities and partners that are part of Tyne and Wear Homes?

Local authorities and partners will continue to share data as outlined in the privacy statement on the Tyne and Wear Homes website until the Partnership comes to an end. You will be contacted in the coming months with information about how your data will be managed going forward.

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