the Allocation or Lettings Policy?
How are applicants
I get Housing Options Advice?
In 1991 the Council transferred its Council House properties to
Ryedale Housing Association, now part of Yorkshire
Housing which manages them independently of the Council. To
contact Yorkshire Housing email their Norton
office or telephone 01653 600300.
What is the Allocation or Lettings
Social Housing in Ryedale is advertised on the North
Yorkshire Home Choice website. All properties are allocated
in accordance with the common allocations policy.
Ryedale District Council and Yorkshire Housing are amongst the
partners who have developed this policy and they work together with
other local authorities and housing providers across North
Yorkshire according to strict guidelines.
How are applicants prioritised?
The Choice Based Lettings system does not work on points but
applicants are banded into four categories according to their
housing need, these categories are Emergency, Gold, Silver or
For further information please visit the North Yorkshire Home
Where can I get Housing Options
If you require Housing Advice email the Housing Options Team
at Ryedale District Council or contact our customer services team
on 01653 600666 to arrange an appointment with the duty
officer. Appointments are normally available ever weekday
except for Wednesday at Ryedale House in