For more information on any of the schemes below, please contact the Housing Options team at firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively you can call 020 7527 4140
We are based at: Islington Customer Centre, 222 Upper Street, N1 1XR
If you live in a council property that is too big for you, we can help you to downsize to a smaller, more manageable home
Help with overcrowding
We want everyone to live in homes with enough space. Our overcrowding advisors can visit you in your home to find out what you need and work out the best way we can help
The quickest way to move is often by finding another tenant who would like to swap homes with you. This is called a ‘mutual exchange’.
Transferring to another property
Council or housing association tenants can apply to transfer to another property in Islington. There are also options if you want to move out of Islington.
Change of circumstances
If you are on the housing register and something has changed, please tell us so we can update your points.
Moves within London
Moves across UK
Swaps across UK
The leading not-for-profit mutual exchange service for Council and Housing Association tenants.
Housing options for older people
There are many ways you can get help to move if you are already an Islington tenant, from downsizing to relocation. Sheltered housing schemes are also open to you whether you are already a social housing tenant or not.