Contact the housing team

Best way to get advice and support

  • If you are sleeping rough, or know of someone who is sleeping rough, and need help to get into temporary accommodation, call us on 01543 308000 or outside of office hours call 01527 406643 or find out about rough sleeper support.
  • If you are homeless, or at risk of being made homeless within the next 56 days, you can register as homeless. Outside of office hours call 01527 406643.
  • If you want to find out if you are eligible for social housing in Lichfield District, find out about registering for social housing. If you have applied and need to speak to our team, please call 0333 220 3088 to speak to our duty housing officer.
  • If you are having problems with your landlord or tenancy and need help to stay in your home, our tenancy sustaintment team can help - please call 0333 220 3088 to speak to our duty housing officer. 
  • If you have a complaint about private rented housing, particularly if your landlord is refusing to or has simply not fixed an issue, please fill in our online report form.

Email us

If you have queries relating to homelessness, please email our housing options team at

If you have queries relating to the housing register, please email our housing register team at 

You can also write to us at: Housing team, Lichfield District Council, District Council House, Frog Lane, Lichfield, Staffordshire WS13 6YU